Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Awards

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Image: Kyly Mills and Lindsay Christian, Australian Indigenous Scholarship recipients

This award is to provide grant funding for research groups and/or individuals conducting research in the cardiovascular health sphere/community. Projects are expected to produce tangible outcomes with the potential of creating high impact change in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cardiovascular health research community, whilst also providing a capacity building opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff and/or students.

Applicants will be required to demonstrate how the requested funding will benefit both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and/or communities, as well as how it will benefit the development of knowledge for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cardiovascular health management. 

Important dates

  • Applications open – February 2, 2020
  • Applications close – March 27, 2020
  • Successful applicants notified – Early July