We offer two distinct Awards along with FellowshipsCancer Awards and Asthma Awards
Each year, the Picchi Brothers Foundation seeks out students/researchers/developers within the fields of cancer & asthma within Victoria.
These awards are non-binding and are their to assist in the career-building moments for the recipients.
WHAT CAN THE
You are free to use the Award for furthering your research studies in many ways.
One great way is to extend your contacts with overseas fellows:
- Travel to Conferences
- Visit overseas conferences to see what the rest of the world is researching
- A leg-up for your global knowledge
- Meet the world in which you research
- Aid to careers in Medical Science
- Adds power to your CV
- Purchase state-of-the-art technology
- Contribute to Patient Support
- Aids to information and better comfort
- Improve Simple living standards
- Assistance for housing
Our recipients have had great stories to tell about their research being discussed with new-found colleagues from many nationalities, extending their contact lists and advancement in laboratory techniques and technology.
Recipients of Donations and Awards include:
Asthma Research projects
Asthma Foundation Victoria
Venture Grant Scheme
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Council
A Helping Hand DVD production
Cancer Council Victoria
The “Picchi Brothers Prize”
Ms Doreen Akkerman AM
Director of Cancer Information and
Support Services and worked for Cancer Council
Victoria for over 20 years.
I have nothing but praise for the donations given by the Picchi Brothers to the helping of our patients at the Cancer Council. Their wonderful DVD was a generous production given out freely to all who wished for one.
Prof Andreas Strasser
Molecular Genetics of Cancer Division, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Cancer Council Victoria Research Grant 2013- 2015 RESEARCHER
We want to discover mechanisms that impose breaks on cancer development and expansion of malignant tumor cells in order to develop new therapies – thank you Picchi Brothers for your well needed support.
VCCC PR and Media department
I am so thrilled that the Picchi Brothers has decided to support both awards! The prestige of the awards is growing fast in the scientific community, and it will be so exciting to see the awardees grow in their careers and continue to make an impact in cancer.