Health And Wellbeing

Canine Research Foundation

Background

The Canine Research Foundation (CRF) is the official research vehicle of ANKC Ltd. The Foundation is an independent public trust for the purposes of funding research directed at improving canine health, which it does through a program of annual research grants.

It is a Public Charitable Trust with research conducted at Australian universities from funds generated via the levy on puppy registrations, fund raising functions, tax-deductible donations and bequests from the public.

The CRF was founded by the VCA in 1992 and 83 research grants have been awarded for projects through to those commencing in 2011. Funding to the CRF is received from all ANKC Ltd Member Bodies.

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2018 Application Grants

The Canine Research Foundation (CRF) is the official research vehicle of Australian National Kennel Council Ltd (ANKC Ltd). The Foundation is an independent public trust for the purposes of funding research directed at improving canine health, which it does through a program of annual research grants.

The CRF is a Public Charitable Trust to support research conducted at Australian universities from funds generated via the levy on puppy registrations, fund raising functions, tax-deductible donations and bequests from the public. The purpose of the Foundation is to provide funding for research directed at improving canine health. Canine Health refers to research into disease and disease related processes, and/or the prevention of injury and/or disease.

Proposed research projects should be directed towards producing benefit in some aspect of canine health and must be conducted by an Australian University. Applications will close on 31 MAY, 2017.

Contact Ms Tracey Barry at email:  tbarry@ankc.org.au to obtain the relevant application form and guidelines.


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Status of Canine Research Foundation Funded Research Grants

Please click here to open a PDF Status Report on research grants funded by the Canine Research Foundation. [Last updated February 2017]

Please click here to open a PDF Project Listing on research grants funded by the Canine Research Foundation.  [Last updated February 2017]

 

 

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