Funding opportunities

Perth Children's Hospital Foundation Grant Funding 2019

Seeding, project, research implementation and PhD top up scholarship grants

Applications for the Perth Children's Hospital Foundation (PCHF) Grant Funding are now open for 2019. 

There are four grants available:

  • PCHF Seeding grant ($20,000)
  • Project grant ($80,000)
  • Research implementation ($145,000) grant
  • PhD top up scholarships ($8,000 per year for three years).

Researchers with a current appointment within CAHS* are eligible to apply for these grants, generously funded by PCHF.

Applications must relate to an aspect of clinical research in newborns, children and adolescents.

*Review scoring of Consumer and community involvement section predicted success for Research Implementation grants to date.

Application forms

Information for applicants (PDF 97kb)

Grant application forms

Scoring forms used by reviewers 

Progress report forms

PCHF research grant progress and budget report form (Word 100kb)

Closing date

The closing date for all 2019 Research Grant applications and PhD top-up scholarship applications is Monday, 11 March 2019 at 5pm.

The full application, signed, must be submitted by PDF to will receive a receipt of your application after the closing date.

Get support

If you need support in planning your consumer and community involvement in your grant application, the Consumer and Community Health Research Network are hosting 'drop-in' service for researchers:

Consumer and Community Health Research Network's 'drop-in' service

Date: Thursday 7 February 2019
Location: Teaching Room 4, Level 5, Perth Children's Hospital
Bookings: Bookings for 30 minute appointments are essential. Book your place today.

For further support in areas such as biostatistics and budgets, please visit the Telethon Clinical Research Centre.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please send an email to and you will receive a response in approximately two business days.