Apply for a grant

The Genesis Oncology Trust invites applications for grants to support New Zealand-based initiatives that will lead to improvements in the prevention, detection, diagnosis or treatment of cancer, or improvements in palliative care.

These initiatives can be biomedical, clinical, epidemiological or psychosocial & may relate to:

  • Education and training of students embarking on careers related to cancer care and/or cancer research
  • Continuing professional development of individuals involved in cancer care and/or cancer research
  • Hypothesis-based clinical or biomedical research in the field of cancer prevention, cancer treatment or the delivery of palliative care.
  • Other projects or activities related to cancer.

Application closing dates

Award Closing Date Outcome Date

Professional Development Awards Round 1 (Max $3,000 – for travel after May 1st 2017)

Tues 14 March 2017

late April 2017

Professional Development Awards Round 2 (Max $3,000 – for travel after Jan1st 2018)

Tues 22 August 2017

early December 2017

Research Project Grants - for 2017 maximum is $80k

Tues 22 August 2017

early December 2017

Special Purpose Grants

Tues 22 August 2017

early December 2017

Postgraduate Scholarship

Friday 6 October 2017

early December 2017

John Gavin Postdoctoral Fellowship

Friday 6 October 2017

early December 2017

Murray Jackson Clinical Fellowship (Medical)

Friday 6 October 2017

early December 2017

Clinical Fellowship for Cancer Nurses

Friday 6 October 2017

early December 2017