National Research Grants Open for Application

The Road Home 2018 Grant Round is now open for Expression of Interest Applications.

For the first time, this grant round includes multi-year grants that are open to researchers across Australia to come to Adelaide and conduct their research at the Australian Centre of Excellence for Post-Traumatic Stress, co-located with The Jamie Larcombe Centre.

The following grants are available to researchers across Australia:

  • The Colonel Susan Neuhaus CSC (Rtd) Fellowship
    $50,000 per annum over two years
  • The Air-Vice Marshal Brent Espeland AM Memorial Fellowship
    $50,000 per annum over three years
  • The Road Home Project Grant
    $50,000 for one year

These grants are available to research projects into the health and wellbeing of veterans, emergency service personnel and their families incorporating issues such as Post-Traumatic Stress.

The following grant is also available to researchers who work at a Southern Adelaide Local Health Network (SALHN) site:

  • The Prabha Seshadri Grant
    $60,000 for one year

This research project can be a medical project with a broader veteran’s support aspect or a research project directly on the health and wellbeing of veterans, emergency service first responders and their families incorporating issues such as Post Traumatic Stress.

“We’re extremely thankful to our supporters for enabling us to announce our largest grant round for The Road Home to date,” said THRF CEO Paul Flynn.

“We look forward to receiving applications from talented researchers in this field who have a commitment to improving the lives of those who put themselves in harm’s way and serve to protect us.”

Applications close on Friday 25 May 2018. For more information visit our website.