TOGA Inspirational Research Grant

TOGA welcomes applications for the Inspirational Research Grant for funding commencing Q1 2024.

Inspiring breakthroughs in Thoracic Cancer Research

In line with our mission to prevent, treat and cure thoracic cancers through research, clinical trials, education, and advocacy, TOGA are thrilled to announce that applications are open for Inspirational Research grants for funding commencing in Q1 2024.

Purpose of the grant

TOGA’s Inspirational Research Grant’s main objective is to provide a springboard for new projects designed in consultation with consumers. Our vision is to support projects that have the potential to prevent, treat or improve lives of those with thoracic cancers. Applications that build the career trajectory of TOGA’s early-career researchers will be viewed favourably.

Grant amount

Grants of up to $50,000 (GST-free) for up to 2 years are available.

What are we looking for?

TOGA is seeking projects that are in early stages of development and will aid the career development of the applicant. Consumer input into the project design is highly desirable and the project should have the potential to produce meaningful outcomes within 2 years of award.

Application Process

  1. Download the grant policy and check eligibility, criteria, terms, and expectations of the grant.
  2. Download and complete the application form.
  3. Your consumer representative(s) download and complete the consumer letter of support.
  4. Send the completed application saved as “2023TOGA_Grant_Application_YourNamealong with your CV as PDF to
  5. Your consumer representative(s) independently send their letter of support to
  6. Due date for applications is 5pm AEST Friday 29th of September 2023.
For any questions or further information please email us at
Additional Resources
We have provided a guide to help you understand how your application will be guided on level of consumer involvement. You can download the guide here.