Lives unaffected by cystic fibrosis

The Cystic Fibrosis Lung Health Grant

sponsored by For Benefit Medicines


The Australian Cystic Fibrosis Research Trust (ACFRT), in conjunction with For Benefit Medicines, is pleased to announce the 2021 Lung Health Grant.

The aim of the grant is to improve the knowledge and skills of any professional person working in an aspect of cystic fibrosis lung health.  Applications relating to potential improvements in mucociliary clearance are particularly sought.

The award is provided to support education, training, academic purposes and/or medical research, activities that improve the quality of medicine and the improvement of cystic fibrosis outcomes.   Travel costs to participate in an international cystic fibrosis conference may be included in the application.

Suitable applicants include researchers, doctors, nurses and allied health professionals.

The maximum amount awarded under the grant is $5,000 and will be subject to the approval of the applicant’s budget.

Applications can be made HERE through the CFA website and must be received no later than 5pm (AEDT) on Friday, 19th March 2021.