Deadline for applications: 30 June 2017
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‘Lungs for Life’ is a strategic collaboration between TSANZ and LFA to address the disproportional underfunding of respiratory research in Australia.
This Research Award aims to provide seed funding for critical and impactful areas of respiratory research. Preference will be given to research proposals in the priorities areas of early lung development, infection, and lung cancer. Three research proposals will be funded.
The Research Award value will total $40,000. Funds will be offered as $20,000 from Lungs for Life and must be matched with equal or greater funding from the applicant’s institution.
To be eligible for this travel grant, the applicant must:
 Financial member of the TSANZ who has obtained the support of a proposer and seconder and has been endorsed by the TSANZ Board.
The following conditions must be meet by members receiving this award:
Note: These conditions must be met to remain eligible for future award rounds.
Applications will be assessed by members of the TSANZ Research Committee according to the following criteria:
Significance and Innovation
Lungs for Life priority area