Medical Research Future Fund Grants for CHD Now Open

HeartKids are proud to announce that applications have opened for the $20 million Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) accelerated research grants into congenital heart disease that was announce by the Federal Government in February of this year..

The CHD grant opportunity supports research to provide new diagnoses and treatment options for those suffering from congenital heart disease.

Ideally projects will align with  the National Strategic Action Plan for Childhood Heart Disease, and could target the Research Priorities in the Action Plan in particular:

  • preventing neurodevelopmental and mental health complications

  • understanding the impact of prenatal and postnatal factors affecting the health of children born with CHD and their families, or

  • exploring the role of exercise and increased activity in reducing the impact of CHD.. 

For more information and to start the application process please click here.

Applications Close: 12-Sep-2019 5:00 pm (ACT Local Time)