What we’re funding

$17.5 million to support research that shapes healthier and more prosperous futures for Australians.

Desired outcomes

The purpose of this research funding is to support:

  • the first 2000 days of a child’s life
  • maternal health.

Key elements

This program will support research that specifically tackles that window of health intervention opportunity that occurs between a woman’s pregnancy and her child’s fifth birthday.

Why it’s important

  • The first 2000 days of a child’s life provides a unique opportunity to shape a healthier and more prosperous future.

How to apply

Further updates on the program and how to apply will be provided throughout 2018. You may wish to register on GrantConnect to ensure you are alerted to all grant opportunities.

Last updated: 
28 August 2018