Featured Current Project:

Ecological feedbacks facilitating resilience and restoration of kelp forests.

The Hermon Slade Foundation

The Hermon Slade Foundation awards grants that support high quality biologicalresearch by scientists in Australian universities and research institutes.

This Foundation was established in October 1995 by the generous benefaction of Mr George Hermon Slade AM. Its primary object is to “…advance and enhance the progress and harmony of mankind with the Earth through the study and application of Natural Sciences”.

Supporting high quality biological research by scientists in Australian universities and research institutes.

Since 1995:

250
Projects Funded

800
Research Publications

25000
Scientific Literature Citations

Featured completed projects

Fire, cats and the Kimberley’s declining mammals

HSF 13-7 | Project Leader: B Murphy | Amount: $ 63,000
A project undertaken at the Research Institute for the Environment and Livelihoods, Charles Darwin University, and supervised by Brett Murphy Background Until just 20 years ago, the mammal fauna of...
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THE HERMON
SLADE FOUNDATION

Believing that “…if there is a way better than another, it is the way of nature”, Mr Hermon Slade sought to encourage the pursuit of excellence in scientific research, particularly on topics which are designed to improve the ways in which individuals and communities interact with their natural environments.

“If there is a way better
than another, it is the
way of nature.”

– Hermon Slade

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