Deadline for applications: midnight 2nd June 2019
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To foster the development of research careers in respiratory medicine in Australia and New Zealand.
The fellowship allows one Early Career Researcher and one Mid-Career Researcher to undertake a twelve-month research program under the supervision of an established expert in the field of respiratory medicine, specifically in asthma and/or COPD.
There are two fellowships available valued at $60 000 each for one year.
TSANZ invites expressions of interest (EoI) from Australian or New Zealand Institutions to partner in this award supporting respiratory health. This partnership will increase the impact of this sponsored award which offers both professional development and will contribute to knowledge in airways disease.
An EoI detailing support from an applicant’s institution is required to accompany all proposals. We are seeking partners who will pledge to co-fund the award and may choose to be co-badged. The value of financial and in-kind support may be determined by the institute and there is no minimum level.
To be eligible for the award, the applicant must:
Be capable of undertaking high quality research, demonstrated by past performance.
 Financial member of 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: TSANZ fellowships may only be received once. These conditions must be met to remain eligible for future award rounds
 Fellowship is defined as funding for the recipient’s salary that is competitively granted and external to their own institution.
Your application should include:
All text must be submitted on A4 pages with a 2cm margin to the top, bottom, left and right. Text must be single line spaced, with size 12 Times New Roman font. No columns are permitted.
 Applicants may remain at their current institution with their current supervisor, or elect to change.
Applications will be assessed by members of the TSANZ Research Committee according to the following criteria:
The award will be presented at the next TSANZ ASM, however the successful applicant will be notified prior to the ASM.