Key dates & how to apply

Find below a general guide on how to apply for our research grants. Follow the steps to apply for either a fellowship, scholarship, project grant or grant in aid.

1. Grant application deadlines

Call for applications for the 2019 round of funding will be available on our website April 2018 for all awards, including the following:

  • Ken Muirden Overseas Training Fellowship
  • Leanne Stafford Award
  • Bruce Miller – Australian Rheumatology Association Post-Doctoral Fellowship

2019 Research Guidelines

2019 FAQ

2. Discover the wide range of research grants available to you.

You can view the current research grants on offer here.

3. Locate, download, print and fill the respective application form.

Different research grants require different application forms. Below are the forms you will need for specific grants:

2019 Bruce Miller-ARA Grant application form Closing date 22 June 2018

2019 Fellowships Scholarships application form Closing date 6 July 2018

2019 GIA & Project Grant application form  Closing date 6 July 2018

2019 Ken Muirden and Leanne Stafford Award Application form  Closing date 22 June 2018

Completed applications should be submitted to Arthritis Australia as an email attachment.
Email your completed form to: or the respective email mentioned on the application form’s cover page.


Late or incomplete application forms will not be accepted