Grant Opportunities Now Closed

Page last updated: 17 October 2017

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) is administering two competitive grant opportunities on behalf of the Department of Health for programs under the Medical Research Future Fund.

Lifting Clinical Trials and Registry Capacity – Grant Opportunity Now Closed

This competitive grant opportunity will stimulate clinical trial and registry activity with priority to be given to under-researched health priorities, such as rare cancers and rare diseases. Novel and innovative trial designs and recruitment strategies and the application of precision medicine will also be encouraged under this grant opportunity.

Applications closed on Wednesday 4 October 2017. The NHMRC is currently in the process of assessing applications, and any questions about this process should be directed to the NHMRC help desk.

A MRFF Rare Cancers and Rare Diseases Fact Sheet is also available.

Antimicrobial Resistance – Targeted Call for Research - Grant Opportunity Now Closed

This Targeted Call for Research focused on antimicrobial resistance in residential aged care facilities and aims to stimulate research on novel and innovative methodologies, such as genomics, to determine antimicrobial resistance profiles and transmission within and to/from residential aged care facilities. This knowledge will assist in the promotion and development of optimal and appropriate antimicrobial use in residential aged care facilities.

Applications closed on Wednesday 4 October 2017. The NHMRC is currently in the process of assessing applications, and any questions about this process should be directed to the NHMRC help desk

A MRFF Antimicrobial Resistance Targeted Call for Research Fact Sheet is also available.