Grants

Mental health in children with dyslexia: Identifying predictors of emotional and behavioural problems and testing a mental health promotion intervention (2020-2024)

Boyes, M. E.

NHMRC Investigator Grant (Emerging Leadership)

$639,750

Understanding the link between reading impairments and emotional problems (2020-2022)

McArthur, G., Hudson, J., Wuthrich, V., Boyes, M. E., Nayton, M., Torppa, M., and Bowes, L.

ARC Discovery Project Grant

$278,399

Wellcome Active Ingredients - Engagement and qualitative insights (2020-2021)

Finlay-Jones, A., Hamdani, S., Chakrabati, B., Huma, Z., Orchard, F., Chisholm, K., Brinkman, S., Hudson, J., Cross, D., Lin, A., Newnham, E., & Boyes, M. E.

Wellcome Trust

$154,584

Profiling the speech, language and communication skills of adolescents in Curriculum and Reengagement in Education (CARE) Schools in WA (2020-2021)

Leitao, S., Claessen, M., & Boyes, M. E.

Association of Independent Schools of Western Australia

$30,000

Improving detection and referral for university students at risk of suicide (2019-2021)

Hasking, P., Melvin, G., Bruffaerts, R., Rees, C., Boyes, M. E., Auerbach, R., Hendrie, D., Nock, M., & Kessler, R.

Suicide Prevention Australia Research Fund

$579,087

DFES Home Fire Safety and Year 3 School Visit Program - Evaluation Processes and Resources (2020)

Newnham, E., Leitao, S., & Boyes, M. E.

Department of Fire and Emergency Services, Government of Western Australia

$12,535

Improving mental health of young Australians with chronic illness: A pilot randomised controlled trial of online self-compassion training (2019-2020)

Finlay-Jones, A., Rees, C., Boyes, M. E., Perry, Y., & Sirois, F.

Australian Rotary Health - Mental Health Research Grant

$82,240

Promoting mental health in children with dyslexia: Piloting the "Clever Kids" program (2018-2019)

Boyes, M. E.,  Leitao, S., Dzidic, P., Claessen, M., Badcock, N., & Nayton, M.

Australian Rotary Health - Mental Health Research Grant

$44,000

New Independent Researcher Infrastructure Support (NIRIS) Award (2017-2018)

Boyes, M. E.

Department of Health, Government of Western Australia

$10,000 

Promoting mental health in children with reading difficulties (2015-2016)

Boyes, M. E., Badcock, N., Leitao, S., Claessen, M., & Nayton, M.

Healthway (Western Australian Health Promotion Foundation)

$29,510

Evaluating the United Way Western Australia child and community development programs (2015-2016)

Boyes, M. E., Leitao, S., & Claessen, M.

United Way Western Australia & Community Link and Action Network (CLAN Midland)

$20,000

 

Pathways to survival: Identifying psychosocial, family and service mechanisms to improve anti-retroviral adherence amongst HIV-positiveadolescents in Southern Africa (2014-2017)

Cluver, L. D., Hodes, R., Gardner, F., Boyes, M. E., Orkin, M., & Marks, D.

Nuffield Foundation

£569,172

 

Relationships between reading difficulties and child and adolescent mental health (2014-2015)

Boyes, M. E., Badcock, N., Leitao, S., Claessen, M., & Nayton, M.

Research Award Grant Scheme (School of Psychology and Speech Pathology, Curtin University)

$5,000

 

Pathways from parental HIV/AIDS to child psychological, educational and sexual risk: Developing an empirically-based interactive model (2012-2013)

Cluver, L. D., Boyes, M. E., Orkin, M., & Sherr, L.

RIATT Eastern and Southern Africa (Regional Interagency Task Team)

US$59,500

 

Health, social risk, and resilience for AIDS-affected children (2011-2013)

Cluver, L. D. & Boyes, M. E.

South African Department of Social Development

ZAR400,000

 

Development of an AIDS-related child abuse prevention programme (ACAPP) at the Centre for AIDS Interdisciplinary Research at Oxford (2011-2013)

Cluver, L. D. & Boyes, M. E.

John Fell Fund (Oxford University Press, United Kingdom)

£98,826

 

AIDS-orphaned children and Young Carers in South Africa: Health and social risks (2010-2013)

Cluver, L. D. & Boyes, M. E.

Claude Leon Foundation

ZAR411,000

Awards and Prizes

 

2020-2024: Emerging Leader Fellowship, National Health and Medical Research Council

2017: Faculty of Health Sciences Publication Impact Prize, Curtin University

 

2015: Faculty of Health Sciences Early Career Researcher of the Year Prize (2014/2015), Curtin University

2015: Faculty of Health Sciences Publication Impact Prize, Curtin University

 

2014 - ongoing: Research Associate (Centre for Evidence-Based Intervention), University of Oxford

 

2014: Faculty of Health Sciences Publication Impact Prize, Curtin University

 

2013-2014: Research Fellowship (Wolfson College), University of Oxford

 

2012: Department of Social Policy and Intervention Staff Travel Award, University of Oxford

 

2011: Department of Social Policy and Intervention Staff Travel Award, University of Oxford

 

2009-2013: Junior Research Fellowship (Wolfson College), University of Oxford

 

2008: Postgraduate Travel Award, University of Western Australia

 

2005: Australian Postgraduate Award (Doctoral Scholarship)

 

2005: School of Psychology Fee-waiver Scholarship (for fees associated with the MPsych degree), University of Western Australia

 

© 2014 by Mark Boyes.