Major Funding Schemes

NHMRC - National Health and Medical Research Council

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) administers funding for health and medical research on behalf of the Australian Government. The NHMRC invites all researchers in Australia to apply for funding through schemes ranging from scholarships to research programs.

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Australian Research Council

The Australian Research Council funds research and researchers under the National Competitive Grants Program (NCGP). The NCGP comprises two main elements - Discovery and Linkage - under which the ARC funds a range of complementary schemes to support researchers at different stages of their careers, build Australia's research capability, expand and enhance research networks and collaborations, and develop centres of research excellence.

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University of Sydney

The University of Sydney has internal funding schemes for both current staff and applicants who are seeking to join the University from another organisation in Australia or from overseas.

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