Scholarships

Seize the Day Award Scholarships 2018

APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED FOR 2018.  THANKS TO ALL WHO APPLIED. 

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 interstate; 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 Under 25’s program, which support families with children, adolescents and young adults with cancer and survivors of childhood cancer.

For further information, please contact the Senior Support Officer at seizetheday@cancertas.org.au or call 6169 1916.

Awards open 1 November and close 9 March 2018.

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

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Cancer Support Scholarship for professional development.

Applications for the Cancer Support Scholarship for professional development are now open.

The Cancer Support Scholarship provides a total of $3000 each year to assist health professionals working with Tasmanian’s impacted by cancer.

The Scholarship provides a maximum of $1500 per individual to access professional development, such as short courses or seminar/conference attendance to assist in the improvement of cancer support services in Tasmania.

VIEW THE APPLICATION FORM HERE.

VIEW THE FUNDING GUIDELINES HERE.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 20 April 2018.  FUNDING AVAILABLE: July 2018.

For more information contact Natalie Klein at admin@cancertas.org.au or on 6169 1900


Jeanne Foster scholarship for professional development (now open).

 

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

CLOSING DATE: 5:00pm, Friday 20 April 2018

APPLICATION SUBMISSION TO: admin@cancertas.org.au

CONTACT: Natalie Klein on 03 6169 1900

FUNDING AVAILABLE: JULY 2018

Funding Guidelines:  Jeanne Foster funding guidelines 2018

Application Form: Jeanne Foster application form 2018


2018 Annual Small Grants Funding (now closed)

 

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – FOUR GRANTS OF UP TO $25,000 EACH

APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED 

THE BONSER FAMILY RESEARCH GRANT, Mi-tec MEDICAL PUBLISHING MEDICAL RESEARCH GRANT, GROOM KENNEDY RESEARCH GRANT AND BEVERLEY & KATE POWER MEDICAL RESEARCH GRANT

Cancer Council Tasmania is calling for 2018 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 CCTGS Application Guidelines 2018

 CLOSING DATE: 5:00 pm, Sunday 22 October, 2017

 APPLICATION SUBMISSION TO: admin@cancertas.org.au

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

 FUNDING AVAILABLE: January 2018