Career Development Fellowships

Applications for 2019 are now closed.

These Fellowships are intended for established researchers for whom it has been over seven years since they completed their research higher degree and/or who are not eligible for either Research Entry or Research Establishment awards.

Please read the Awards Terms & Conditions carefully before submitting your application.


RACP Fellows Career Development Fellowship

Purpose: To encourage and support the promotion of research in medical specialty areas represented by the RACP Divisions, Faculties and Chapters. Funds may be used to:

  • Provide stipend support
  • other support such as laboratory set-up costs
  • a short term Research Assistant appointment

Value: Up to $100,000 for one year
Eligibility: Australian and New Zealand Fellows of the RACP, its Divisions, Faculties and Chapters who have comprehensive research experience without necessarily having been awarded a Masters, PhD or equivalent research higher degree
Tenable: Australia, New Zealand and overseas

The Fellowship is made available by donations from the Fellows of the RACP.

Don & Lorraine Jacquot (Career Development) Fellowship

Purpose: To provide opportunities for nephrologists who are Fellows of the RACP who have completed a post graduate research higher degree; or have substantial research experience; and are still at an early stage in their career. The recipient will be expected to:

  • carry out independent and/or team research
  • undertake activities to develop their expertise in biomedical, clinical and/or public health research
  • have clearly defined outcomes and objectives

Value: Up to $100,000 per annum. Recipients are eligible to apply for continuation of funding for up to three years but must demonstrate significant progress in their subsequent application.
Eligibility:
 Nephrologists who are Fellows of the RACP who wish to further their studies in the treatment and control of renal disease in a university, hospital or research centre, and who:

  • have completed a PhD; or equivalent research higher degree; or have substantial research experience in nephrology disciplines
  • have research experience and evidence of research ability, such as publications, conference papers, reports, professional or technical contributions
  • have evidence of original intellectual input into research

Tenable: Australia, New Zealand and overseas

For further information see The Jacquot Awards.

Fellowships not offered for 2019

Croxon Career Development Fellowship in Alzheimer Disease Research

P​urpose: For research or training into the causes, prevention and treatment of Alzheimer and treatment Alzheimer Disease. Funding to be used to:

  • provide stipend support; and/or
  • other support such as laboratory set-up costs
  • a short term Research Assistant appointment

V​alue: Up to $100,000 ​for one year
E​ligibility: Australian and New Zealand Fellows of the RACP, its Divisions, Faculties and Chapters.
T​enable: Australia, New Zealand and overseas
The Fellowship is made available by a bequest of the late Alfred Croxon.

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