Study, Education and Research Trust Account Funding Scheme

About the scheme

The objective of the Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service’s (CHQ) Study, Education and Research Trust Account (SERTA) funding scheme is to support:

  • Research activities where there is alignment with the Health Service’s Vision, Purpose and Values
  • Seeding financial support for approved innovative technology or clinical techniques
  • Support for other developmental activities, as determined by the committees

Funding categories

The following grant options can be accessed through the Research Advisory Committee (RAC) and the Education, Training and Development Committee (ETDC):

  • Up to $5,000 Fast Track Grant
  • Up to $20,000 Research or Education Grant

Each committee will review applications and make recommendations to the SERTA Governance Committee. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application and any feedback, within four (4) weeks of application closure dates.

Important dates

Call for GrantsApplication
closing dates
ETDC/RAC
meeting
SERTA
meeting
Applicants
notified
Funds
released

Round 1


Mon 3 Oct 2016
Fri 11 Nov 2016Tue 22 Nov 2016Fri 2 Dec 2016Fri 9 Dec 2016Jan 2017

Round 2


Mon 3 April 2017
Fri 12 May 2017Tue 23 May 2017Fri 7 June 2017Fri 9 June 2017Jan 2017

Round 3


Mon 2 Oct 2017
Fri 10 Nov 2017Tue 21 Nov 2017Fri 1 Dec 2017Fri 8 Dec 2017Jan 2018

Round 4


Mon 2 Apr 2018
Fri 11 May 2018Tue 22 May 2018Fri 1 Jun 2018Fri 8 Jun 2018Jul 2018

Round 5


Mon 1 Oct 2018
Fri 9 Nov 2018Tue 20 Nov 2018Fri 30 Nov 2018Fri 7 Dec 2018Jan 2019

Round 6


Mon 25 Mar 2019
Fri 3 May 2019Tue 21 May 2019 Fri 31 May 2019 Fri 7 Jun 2019 Jul 2019

Round 7


Mon 23 Sep 2019
Fri 1 Nov 2019 Tue 19 Nov 2019 Fri 29 Nov 2019Fri 6 Dec 2019Jan 2020

Round 8


Mon 6 April 2020

Cancelled

Fri 15 May 2020Tue 2 Jun 2020Fri 12 Jun 2020Fri 19 Jun 2020 Jul 2020

Round 9


Mon 5 Oct 2020
Fri 6 Nov 2020Tue 24 Nov 2020 Fri 4 Dec 2020Fri 11 Dec 2020Jan 2021

How to apply

  • Complete this form to apply for a grant through the Research Advisory Committee
  • Complete this form to apply for a grant through the Education, Training and Development Committee
  • Before you complete your application, please use the checklist on page one of the form to ensure you are eligible
  • Applications must be in Word format. Any applications that exceed four (4) pages or that have not been correctly endorsed will not be considered

Contact and submission details

Research Advisory Committee
Katrina Lennox
Directorate Support Officer
CHQ Research
Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service

Level 7
Centre for Children’s Health Research
62 Graham Street
SOUTH BRISBANE QLD 4101

ABN: 62 254 746 464
p: +61 7 3069 7230
e: CHQ-Research@health.qld.gov.au

Education, Training and Development Committee
Kelly Dawson
Executive Support Officer
to the Executive Director Allied Health
Education, Training and Development Committee Secretariat
Children’s Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service

Queensland Children’s Hospital
501 Stanley Street
SOUTH BRISBANE QLD 4101

ABN: 62 254 746 464
p: +61 7 3068 3183
e: CHQ_EDAH@health.qld.gov.au