Grants available for ideas to improve immunisation

The inaugural Vaxigrants project, funded by Sanofi Pasteur, offers five grants of $20,000 each for projects such as increasing vaccination coverage or decreasing wastage and leakage.

West Australian GP Dr Alan Leeb said one of the categories to win a grant would focus on improving collaboration within a Medicare Local to promote the National Immunisation Program.

Interested health professionals can apply for a grant – which must be awarded to a practice or health organisation – at