The CatWalk Trust accept proposals aimed at advancing research towards a cure for spinal cord injury.
The Neurological Foundation of NZ undertakes the evaluation of all applications to The CatWalk Trust on the basis of their scientific merit and relevance to the aims of the Trust. All applications are submitted to a peer review process via the Neurological Foundation’s Scientific Advisory Committee.
The Neurological Foundation makes a recommendation to The CatWalk Trust on whether the application should, in their view be considered for funding. The final decision on funding is made by The CatWalk Board of Trustees.
Biomedical or clinical research projects
1 April submission deadline – outcomes announced in June.
1 September submission deadline – outcomes announced in November
Post Graduate Scholarships to study towards a PhD
($25,000 annual stipend plus fees).
1 October submission deadline – outcomes announced in December.
A one or two-year Post-Doctoral Fellowship to be undertaken either in New Zealand or in an overseas centre of excellence
1 October submission deadline – outcomes announced in December