External Opportunities for Fellows and Mentees

Please find below some of the current and upcoming opportunities in the medical research sector.


Capstone Editing Grant
for Mid-Career Researchers

Capstone Editing

Applications close on the 30th of December 2017

Applications are now open for the chance in up to $10,000AUD seed funding in an innovative research project. The project will aim to collect preliminary data that will guide a research council funding application. The grant will be used to cover any potential costs of the project. Successful applicants must be employed either full or part-time at an Australian Research Institution, must be a mid-career researcher and not currently working for Capstone Editing.

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Australian “Calls for Ideas & Innovation”

Innohealth Australia

Applications close on the 28th of February 2018

This wonderful opportunity addresses both the Australian healthcare community and the development of projects and networks in Germany. Innohealth will select 30 candidates who have successfully developed application orientated technologies, products or processes targeting healthcare. Innohealth will be looking at projects addressing the areas of eHealth and integrated care models, precision healthcare/individual health, antibiotic resistance and antimicrobial research and nutrition. Successful candidates will be researchers, postdocs and entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to participate in a 1-week InnovationTour through Germany.

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Please contact Siena Ramsay at [email protected] for further information.

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