Our previous Discovery Grants have supported organisations seeking to address some of South Australia’s most significant health challenges.
Discovery grants aim to assist in gathering the evidence and practice needed to create lasting health solutions and interventions.
Examples of past Discovery Grant Projects
How to identify, reach, and provide the best resources for young carers
UnitingCare Wesley Bowden
How to equip young people to become first responders in a mental health crisis
The Australian Centre for Social Innovation and Youth Inc.
How to elevate people with lived experience of mental illness to leadership positions
LELAN (Lived Experience Leadership and Advocacy Network) and UniSA
How to create a workforce of peer workers who have lived experience of mental health using a cooperative model
Don Dunstan Foundation and the Mental Health Coalition of South Australia
Wardliparingga Aboriginal Research Unity, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)