AIFA encourages research that will lead to improvements in the health and quality of life of people with allergy and other immune diseases.
This year AIFA will award research grants of up to $10,000.
AIFA only funds allergy and immunology research projects in Australia and New Zealand. Applications are not restricted to ASCIA members.
Expressions of Interest for AIFA Grants 2016
Expressions of interest for the current round of AIFA grants are now closed. The next round opens in March 2017.
The AIFA Grant Selection Panel, consisting of seven highly regarded specialists in the field of immunology from around Australia, will rate each Expression of Interest (EOI). By 5th August 2016, the Panel will recommend a shortlist of EOIs to be invited to submit a full grant application. This application is due on 31st August, 2016.
Potential clinical outcome, research methodology and the likelihood of achieving progress with the budget submitted will be considered.
Projects that show a high level of national collaboration will be highly regarded.
We announce the successful grant applicants on 30th October 2016.
Content updated June 2016