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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 for 2014 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
Fax: 03 9499 1594
Email: or

Applications for Grants close on 30 June each year.


Grants Recipients

Recipients of the grants awarded in 2014:

  • Dr Natasha Michael, Director of Palliative Care – Cabrini Health, Associate Professor Clare O’Callaghan – Senior Research Associate in Palliative Care – Cabrini Health, and Ms Julia Trimboli, Director of Mission Services – Cabrini Health: Awarded a grant of $2,000 to engage research assistance in a collaborative research project in 2015 to explore the possible role and function of a clinical ethics consultation service within a Catholic health care institution.