Project Funding Opportunities

Endeavour College of Natural Health offers competitively awarded grants through an annual funding round. The two funding categories available through Endeavour are:

  • Endeavour Research Seed Grant: This grant will provide a maximum of $3000 over 12 months to fund quality research projects in any area relevant to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) which aim to gather preliminary data in an undeveloped field of research. The purpose of this grant is to explore the potential need for, or value in, future substantive research. The funding for this grant is only permitted to cover direct project costs excluding costs related to hiring additional staff or salaries.
  • Endeavour Research Project Grant: This grant will provide a maximum of $7000 per year for up to 3 years and is able to support the creation of new knowledge by funding quality research projects in any area relevant to CAM. The funding for this grant is only permitted to cover direct project costs including costs associated with hiring additional staff or salaries where appropriate.

Each grant application must include a collaborator who is affiliated with Endeavour. Additional information relevant to the grant rules, application process for forms please can be found below:

  1. Office of Research Funding Policy
  2. Instructions for Endeavour Research Grants
  3. Statement on Research Priorities
  4. Endeavour Research Project Proposal Application Form

Call for Proposals - 2016

The call for proposals for applications for the competitively assessed grant round for 2016 will open in March.

The important dates for this round are:

Announcement of program and calls for submissions: Wednesday 30 March 2016

Applications open: Monday 13 June 2016

Deadline for submitting application: Wednesday 13 July 2016, 5:00pm AEST

Start communication of award decisions: Wednesday 24 August 2016

For more information about the process used to assess and award grants please review the Instructions for Endeavour Research Grants.