MRFF news

Read the latest news on Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) activities.

You can find news items related to the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) below. 

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Latest news

$400 million to help researchers pursue big ideas, develop new health and medical breakthroughs and apply them to clinical practice

Researchers can apply for funding under the 2022 Frontier Health and Medical Research grant opportunity from 13 February 2023. Funding is from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).

$65 million for clinical trials to help people with rare illnesses and to support effective health interventions

Researchers can apply for funding under the 2022 Clinical Trials Activity grant opportunity. Funding is from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).

$8 million for research to help prevent mental illness and improve diagnosis and treatment

Researchers can apply for funding under the 2022 Mental Health Research grant opportunity. Funding is from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).

$38.5 million to support the rapid translation of research into clinical practice and quality health care

Researchers can apply for funding under the 2022 Rapid Applied Research Translation grant opportunity from 9 January 2023. Funding is from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).

Helping researchers plan for Medical Research Future Fund grant opportunities

You can now read about Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) grant opportunities that are forecast to open from February 2023.

Australian Medical Research and Innovation Priorities 2022-2024 finalised

The Australian Medical Research and Innovation Priorities 2022-2024 came into effect on 6 November 2022. They are the fourth set of priorities for the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).

$27.8 million for research to improve the health and wellbeing of First Nations people

Researchers can apply for funding under the 2022 Indigenous Health Research grant opportunity. Funding is from the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).

Consultation on the Million Minds Mental Health Research Mission

Consultation on the Roadmap and Implementation Plan for the Million Minds Mental Health Research Mission is now open.

Report on the Million Minds Mental Health Research Mission

Read about the review of the Medical Research Future Fund’s (MRFF) Million Minds Mental Health Research Mission.

Join our next Medical Research Future Fund webinar

We invite you to join us for our next Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) webinar at 1:30pm (AEDT) on 15 November 2022.
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