A Better Start: E Tipu e Rea and Cure Kids are hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 2 February, 2021 at 12pm, Cure Kids and A Better Start Joint Funding Round – Q&A.

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In this webinar, A Better Start Director Wayne Cutfield and Cure Kids Director of Research and Innovation Tara Satyanand will be joined by Professor Helen Moewaka Barnes to answer any questions you have regarding the application and assessment process and criteria of A Better Start and Cure Kids’ $4 million contestable fund in child health research.

The deadline for Expressions of Interest for the contestable fund is 17 February, 2021.

This a key opportunity to get a better understanding of what the funders are expecting.

Who is this webinar for? 
This webinar is free and open to anyone, but will be of particular interest to child health and education researchers. This webinar is hosted on Zoom; Registration is essential.

About the Contestable Funding Round
The funding round is open now and we are seeking proposals for high-quality translational research to improve child and youth wellbeing, specifically in the areas of:

  • Healthy Weight
  • Early Learning Success
  • Mental Health and Resilience

The deadline for Expressions of Interest applications is 17 February 2021. The successful projects will be announced in July next year.

Register for the February 2 Joint Funding Round webinar here

View The Insider’s Guide webinar (2 December, 2020) here 

Read our Contestable Funding Round FAQs here