Below is a list of potential grant opportunities that may be available for families, carers etc. that are impacted by EB. Families are encouraged to apply for these grants on their own accord. Please note: DEBRA Australia has no official association with these grants and any enquiries in regards to them should be made to the grant providers directly. All information on this page is correct at the time of publication.

Steve Waugh Foundation Grant

Round 3 opens 1st September, 2018

Potential Grant Opportunity For Children and Young Adults Living With EB

The Steve Waugh Foundation has established a grants program for children and young adults (0 to 25 years) with recognised rare diseases. For eligibility purposes for this grant EB is recognised as a rare disease. Grant funding is made available to eligible applicants nationally for medicines, treatment therapies and equipment or items that improve the quality of life for the applicant and their family. For 2018 applications, Round 2 opens on 1 June and closes 30 June 2018 with Round 3 opening on 1 September and closing on 30 September 2018. Applicants seeking funding will be required to meet the stipulated eligibility criteria.  For further information go to the following website for further information and guidance on how to apply for a grant. –

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