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Mary Philippa Brazill Foundation
Mary Philippa Brazill Foundation


Mary Philippa Brazill




The Mary Philippa Brazill Foundation was established in 1993 for the purpose of providing financial support for research and education in ethics with an emphasis on the ethics of health care and with special regard to the promotion of these activities in Catholic institutions in Australia.

The Trustees of the Foundation invite applications for grants from individuals in their personal capacity and as representatives of institutions wishing to sponsor scholars and conferences.

For further information or to obtain Guidelines for Applicants and application form, please contact:

Executive Officer
Mary Philippa Brazill Foundation
PO Box 5067
Victoria, Australia
Tel: 03 9499 1577
Email: or

Applications for Grants close on 30 June each year.


Grants Recipients

Recipient of the grant awarded in 2016:

  • Dr Heidi Waldron, Doctor and Medical Educator, School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus WA – Awarded $6,000 to assist with costs to employ a Research Assistant to work with Dr Waldron in 2017 in the development and production of communication videos for healthcare setting: the project aims to support health professionals and patients to ‘voice their values’.