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Cure Kids invites applications for the 2016 Granting Round

Cure Kids are pleased to invite applicants to submit research proposals to the 2016 Granting Round.

Cure Kids supports research that has the potential to improve the lives of New Zealand children.

The Cure Kids Granting Round supports health research projects aimed at improving the understanding, diagnosis, therapy, and prevention of paediatric health conditions.

In 2016, Cure Kids is allocating funding via four competitive funding mechanisms:

  • The Project Grant Round for projects up to $106,000 and one to three years in duration.
  • The Innovation Seed Fund (ISF) for projects up to $50,000 and no more than 12 months in duration.
  • In collaboration with the Shares in Life Foundation, a total of $106,000 will be made available to support research aimed at improving the understanding, diagnosis, therapy, and prevention of cystic fibrosis. Projects are to be one to three years in duration.
  • In collaboration with SIDS and Kids (Australia), NZ $200,000 is available for research relating to the cause(s) and prevention of sudden and unexpected perinatal and infant death. Projects are to be one to three years in duration.

All applications are due to Cure Kids 22nd August.

To obtain the necessary application forms and guidelines, please contact Ryan (Research Grants Manager): ryan@curekids.org.nz or 027 395 9146