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Emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Researcher Award

The Lowitja Institute is seeking applications for the Emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Researchers Award.

This award aims to recognise and support an emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander researcher who has made a significant contribution to their academic field. The successful awardee will receive:

Eligibility criteria

The eligibility criteria for this award is as follows:

The scope includes basic science, medicine, epidemiology, public health, social health and community health. The primary focus is for the benefit of the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

Past recipients include Assoc. Professor Roxanne Bainbridge (2016), Dr Simon Graham (2014) and Dr Chelsea Bond (2012).

To apply complete the application form and referee form and submit HERE

Instructions for applying are included in the application form.