SNAPS: Sleep Nutrition and PCOS study

Project: Research

Project Details

Project Description

The Centre for Research Excellence (CRE) in the origins, outcomes and optimal management of polycystic ovary syndrome is offering seed funding and project support grants to PhD students and researchers who are working in PCOS addressing the research priority areas of:
*PCOS diagnosis
*Biological origins, aetiology and pathology of PCOS
*The natural history of PCOS
*Fertility treatments in PCOS
*Lifestyle and pharmaceutical interventions in PCOS
*Emotional wellbeing in women with PCOS
*Transfer of PCOS research into health policy and practice

General information:
*The CRE seed grants and project support funding are designed to provide financial support for high quality projects that align with CRE research priorities. Funds can be used for any purpose that support the research and/ or facilitates collaboration (e.g. purchase equipment, collect data). Funds cannot be used as income or additional scholarship support for the applicant.
*The CRE Training Committee will endeavour to ensure the equitable distribution of funds across the eligible applicants. Applications will be considered on merit, with consideration given to the career stage of the applicants and any career interruptions.
*Grants will be awarded for high quality, well-documented proposals without any alternative funding source. Proposals should demonstrate clearly the significance of the project and outline how the work will enhance the CRE research priorities.
*A maximum of $15,000 seed grants or project support funding can be awarded per person over the life of the CRE in PCOS.
Short titleSNAPS
Effective start/end date1/01/2030/06/21


  • National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) (Australia): AUD15,000.00