For research commencing in 2014.
Applications are now closed for the 2014 round of Macular Disease Foundation Australia Research Grants.
In 2014, the Foundation intends to make available a grant, or grants, of up to AU$167,000 per year (plus GST) for a maximum of three years (that is, $500,000 over three years, plus GST). The grant is an agreement between the Foundation and the administering institution that specifies financial support for specific researchers to undertake a defined research project.
Thank you to the applicants for some outstanding proposals. All applications will now be subjected to international peer review, with final assessment by the Foundation’s Research Evaluation Committee.
The successful applicant(s) will be announced on World Sight Day, 10 October, 2013.