Medical Research Future Fund – our 10-year investment plan

The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) is a $20 billion long-term investment supporting Australian health and medical research. Our 10-year plan for the MRFF supports life-saving and job-creating medical research, reaffirming Australia’s reputation as a global leader in the field.


Developing new treatments, tests, devices and cures to improve health and save lives.

Initiatives under the Patients theme:

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Supporting our best and brightest researchers to make breakthrough discoveries, develop their skills and progress their careers in Australia.

Initiatives under the Researchers theme:

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Research Missions

Prioritising large, long-term investments in complex, high-priority areas to transform the quality of care and improve patient outcomes.

Initiatives under the Research Missions theme:

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Research Translation

Ensuring we convert medical research into useful, commercially viable, practical applications that improve Australians’ health.

Initiatives under the Research Translation theme:

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