2012 Sarcoma Research Grants: Applications close 28 September
Johanna Sewell Sarcoma Research Grant In honour of her daughter Johanna, who was diagnosed with bone cancer (osteosarcoma) and tragically succumbed to this disease in 1989, Ms Helen Sewell (AM) has donated $50,000 to the Australasian Sarcoma Study Group to support sarcoma research. Click here to apply.
Leon Stone Sarcoma Research Grant In memory of Leon Stone who passed away this year after a battle with osteosarcoma at the age of 21. Leon's family and friends have donated $34,000 to Australasian Sarcoma Study Group to support research for osteosarcoma. Click here to apply.
Rainbows for Kate Sarcoma Research Grant The Rainbows for Kate Foundation has been a generous supporter of sarcoma research through donations to the Australasian Sarcoma Study Group since its inception. The RFK grant is a PhD /MD scholarship top up of $25,000 per year for three years. Click here to apply.
Dr Andrew Baker Travel Scholarship Dr Andrew Baker passed away this year and his family and friends have donated $5,000 to support a recent PhD or MD graduate to travel to the USA to attend a scientific conference and to secure a post-doctoral position there. There is no closing date for this award. Click here to apply (soon).