ASA Research Fellowship Grant


We would like to invite submissions for our annual ASA research fellowship grant.



$5000 total: $3000 to be awarded up front, $2000 to be awarded upon presentation of work undertaken/results. Initial presentation to occur at our ASA seminar, Brisbane, June 18-20, 2020.



- medical practitioners in training OR early career stroke medical practitioners (including medical students/JMOs/BPT/ATs/fellows and up to 5 years post FRACP/equivalent medical specialty qualifications)

- research planned or already underway in the areas of acute stroke assessment/ acute stroke management/ medical stroke education

- research which is not currently the recipient of other funding sources



-Needs to be a 1 year project with clear outcomes outlined



-1 page A4


-Author name and affiliations

-Background and rationale

-Hypothesis and aim

-Methods (including statistics)

-Expected outcome and timeline

-Justification for funding



Applications close Friday November 1 2019, please send to

Outcome will be emailed to all applicants Friday 20 December 2019

Past Grant Recipient


2017 Successful Australasian Stroke Academy Research Grant Recipient

Grant: AUD $ 5000
Recipient: Dr. Ronak Patel (Canberra)
Project: Insulin resistance and white matter hyper intensities in non-diabetic ischaemic stroke and TIA’s
Report due: September 2018