The AHTA provides the following resources to facilitate and support the membership in the field of hand therapy research projects:

Research Grants

A reminder to all members undertaking research – there are grants available annually to a total value of $15,000. For assistance with writing an application, please refer to Lauren Miller's article at this link

Please remember that successful candidates also have access to our very experienced team of research mentors who kindly volunteer their time to help our members.

Applications close on the 31st July each year.   

If you would like assistance with writing a submission, or if you have any questions please email Rebecca Crowley President-Elect and Chair of Research and Scholarships Sub-Committee.  

Research Grant Guidelines

Research Grant Application Form

Research grants available from other organisations:

There are many and varied grant opportunities available for those who wish to undertake research projects.

Members may contact the AHTA research mentors (see below) for assistance to identify grants in particular areas.  Those working in public institutions may also have access to a research office who can provide advice regarding grants.

A link to the Allied Health Professions’ Office of Queensland, Allied Health Research, Scholarship & Professional Development Funding Alert (this is updated monthly): Click Here