Cancer Council WA funding

The Cancer Council WA have two funding opportunities now open for applications.


The opportunities are:

  • Cancer Council WA Postdoctoral Fellowship – applications close Friday 19 August 2019
  • Cancer Council WA Student Vacation Scholarships – applications close Tuesday 13 August 2019


The Postdoctoral Fellowship is open to biomedical and health researchers and is worth up to $75,000 each year for 3 years. With funding available from January 1, 2020. This funding will be awarded to an outstanding Early Career Researcher who will contribute to the field of cancer research in Western Australia (WA). Read the guidelines and application forms


The Student Vacation Scholarships aim to encourage promising students to develop and advance their cancer-related research skills during the 2019-2020 summer holiday period. The scholarships are available to students studying disciplines related to cancer control (including biological science, medicine, behavioural science or public health). Up to $3,000 is available for each scholarship. Read the guidelines and application form


For more information contact the Cancer Council WA Education & Research Office