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To date the Foundation has allocated
in excess of $21m to 253 projects.

The projects are focussed on promoting
the health and welfare of children in Australia.

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Year New grants for the year Total grants Amount granted Accumulated amount granted
Total 2019 7 260 $1,049,783 $22,533,985
Total 2018 9 253 $1,257,454 $21,484,202
Total 2017 8 244 $1,093,348 $20,226,748
Total 2016 8 236 $1,010,554 $19,133,400
Total 2015 7 228 $930,162 $18,122,846
Total 2014 8 221 $1,004,618 $17,192,684
Total 2013 8 213 $1,031,162 $16,188,066
Total 2012 8 205 $1,121,060 $15,156,904
Total 2011 7 197 $1,008,410 $14,035,844
Total 2010 9 190 $1,088,475 $13,027,434
Total 2009 15 181 $1,294,661 $11,938,959
Total 2008 10 166 $792,485 $10,644,298
Total 2007 8 156 $655,507 $9,851,813
Total 2006 9 148 $646,400 $9,196,306
Total 2005 8 139 $679,000 $8,549,906
Total 2004 11 131 $862,000 $7,870,906
Total 2003 7 120 $571,948 $7,008,906
Total 2002 9 113 $707,000 $6,436,958
Total 2001 8 104 $845,000 $5,729,958
Total 1990-2000 96 $4,884,958

Projects

2008

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Project name Grant recipient Grant amount Term
An investigation of Early Life Determinants of Type 1 Diabetes Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Royal Children's Hospital $75210 1 Year
ARDAC Second Phase Study - Antecedents of Renal Disease in Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Children and Young Adults (a 12 year follow-up study) University of Sydney, School of Public Health $134684 2 Years
Can sleep intervention improve child sleep, behaviour, quality of life and school attendance in children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: a pilot study Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Centre for Community Child Health $45450 1 Year
Investigating the responsiveness of The Melbourne Assessment of Unilateral Upper Limb Function for children with neurological impairment The Royal Children's Hospital Foundation Limited, Occupational Therapy Department $47112 1 Year
Investigation of passive immunity to Streptococcus pneumoniae in indigenous Australian newborns Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Royal Children's Hospital, Allergy & Immunology Department $37200 1 Year
Loozit: A community-based healthy, active living program for overweight and obese young people aged 13-16 years The University of Sydney, Discipline of Paediatrics & Child Health $61250 1 Year
Microbial pathogenesis of Otitis Media Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, QLD $60000 1 Year
Outcome and head injuries in children injured in the first three years of life: Cognitive, behavioural & social implications Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Royal Children's Hospital $69540 2 Years
Pre-clinical Development of Ex-Vivo Expanded Haematopoietic Stem Cells Derived from Umbilical Cord Blood for Use in Allogeneic Transplantation University of NSW for the Sydney Children's Hospital, Cord and Marrow Transplant Facility $137000 2 Years
Tuning in to Kids - A community treatment effectiveness trial of an early intervention parenting program for preventing emotional and behavioural difficulties in preschool children The University of Melbourne, Mindful: Centre for Training and Research in Developmental Health $125039 2 Years
Total $792,485