Summary of NHMRC Project Grant Outcomes from 2007-2011

The following table summarises NHMRC project grant outcomes for cancer researchers at the University of Sydney since the University of Sydney Cancer Research Network was established in 2006.

The total funding awarded for cancer-related NHMRC project grants to researchers at the University of Sydney has increased from $4,284,845 in 2007 to $9,219,484 in 2011.

   Total applications   Successful applications   Success rate  Total funding
2012        
USyd (All) - 97 - $57,085,291
USyd (Cancer) - 15 - $7,663,544
         
2011        
 USyd (All)  435  90  21%  $52,495,384
 USyd (Cancer)  -  18  -  $9,219,849
         
 2010        
 USyd (All)  400  104  26 %  $61,922,193
 USyd (Cancer)  77  16  21%  $7,896,413
 NSW  814  189  23%  $107,325,097
 VIC  1060  251  23%  $129,583,776
 QLD  453  99  22%  $56,807,245
         
 2009        
 USyd (All)  334  94  28 %  $51,749,645
 USyd (Cancer)  44  11  25 %  $7,347,550
 NSW  686  195  28 %  $106,791,544
 VIC  951  253  27 %  $126,797,584
 QLD  375  100  27 %  $50,794,217
         
 2008        
 USyd (All)  317  82  26 %  $43,246,252
 USyd (Cancer)  70  18  26 %  $9,694,539
 NSW  645  169  26 %  $89,856,231
 VIC  870  272  32 %  $137,214,716
 QLD  367  93  25 %  $45,821,312
         
 2007        
 USyd (All)  382  75  20 %  $31,412,776
 USyd (Cancer)  53  10  19 %  $4,284,845
 NSW  773  151  20 %  $68,492,204
 VIC  901  222  25 %  $96,385,434
 QLD  449  89  20 %  $39,256,349