Scholarships

cancer+ scholarship for professional development (now open for 2017).

Applications for the cancer+ scholarship for professional development are now open.

The cancer+ Scholarship provides $3000 each year to Tasmanian health professionals working with children, adolescents and/or young adults (up to 25 years) with cancer for professional development which relates to the improvement of cancer support and cancer control.

The Scholarship supports health professionals to participate in an approved short course/subject of professional development or attend a conference or seminar.

VIEW THE FUNDING GUIDELINES HERE.

VIEW THE APPLICATION FORM HERE.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 28 April 2017.  FUNDING AVAILABLE: July 2017.

For more information contact the cancer+ coordinator at cancer+scholarship@cancertas.org.au or on 6169 1916.


Jeanne Foster scholarship for professional development (now open for 2017).

Applications are now open for the Jeanne Foster scholarship for professional development.

CLOSING DATE: 5:00pm, Monday 17 April 2017

APPLICATION SUBMISSION TO: admin@cancertas.org.au

CONTACT:  6169 1931

FUNDING AVAILABLE: JULY 2017

Funding Guidelines: Jeanne Foster Funding Guidelines 2017

Application Form: Jeanne Foster Application Form 2017


2017 Annual Small Grants Funding

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – TWO GRANTS OF UP TO $21,000 EACH

APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED 

THE BONSER FAMILY RESEARCH GRANT AND Mi-tec PUBLISHING MEDICAL RESEARCH GRANT

 Cancer Council Tasmania is calling call for 2017 research funding applications under the Small Grants category in the priority area of Cancer Control.

This includes research relating to the reduction of the incidence and impact of cancer on individuals and the community. It includes every aspect of care, from prevention and early detection that leads to a better outcome,   treatment and supportive care.  One of the grants must focus on prostate cancer.

The scheme is open to researchers in all faculties and institutes of the University of Tasmania; departments within Tasmanian hospitals; and the Department of Health and Human Services.

See the large version flier here.

APPLICATION GUIDELINES: Application Guidelines 2017

 CLOSING DATE: 5:00 pm, Friday 21 October, 2016

 APPLICATION SUBMISSION TO: admin@cancertas.org.au

 FOR ASSISTANCE PLEASE CONTACT: admin@cancertas.org.au

 FUNDING AVAILABLE: January 2017


Seize the Day Award Scholarships 2017

APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED

The Seize the Day Awards help with post secondary education costs for young Tasmanians whose lives are affected by cancer, either directly or indirectly.

If you are a Tasmanian studying post secondary education in Tasmania or intersate; aged between 16 and 25; have been affected by cancer directly, or indirectly through an immediate family member (sibling, parent, guardian, spouse or child); and are pursuing further education you are eligible to apply.

The Awards go towards costs such as course fees, textbooks, stationery, course equipment, transport and accommodation.

The Seize the Day Awards are offered as part of Cancer Council Tasmania’s cancer+ program, which support families with children, adolescents and young adults with cancer, survivors of childhood cancer and the professionals that care for them.

For further information, please contact the cancer+ Coordinator at seizetheday@cancertas.org.au or call 6169 1916.

Awards open 1 September and close 15 December 2016.

A big thank you to our major sponsor for Northern Tasmania, Cape Hope Foundation.

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