WA Child Research Fund (formerly the Telethon-Perth Children's Hospital Research Fund)


The Department of Health and the Channel 7 Telethon Trust jointly established the Telethon-Perth Children's Hospital Research Fund (TPCHRF) to fund research projects that focus on the health of children and adolescents in WA. This fund is now known as the WA Child Research Fund (WACRF).

The key aims of WACRF are to:

  • Fund research of direct significance to the health of children and adolescents.
  • Enhance the translation of research findings into evidence-based health policy and practice.
  • Contribute to integrating research capability across universities, research institutes and health services by encouraging the development of research-policy-practice clusters.

Funding round status - Closed

This program is not currently open for applications.

The following may be accessed as reference documents.

For further information please email: ResearchDevelopment@health.wa.gov.au


Last reviewed: 28-02-2020
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