NHMRC Project Grants

 NHMRC Project Grants

Funding body


Key dates

Applications open: 4 December 2013
Internal closing date: 14 February 2014
Applications due at NHMRC: 5 March 2014


The following external organisations invite applications through the NHMRC Project Grant scheme:

  • Cancer Council
  • Cancer Australia


There is no specific limit to funding for each application under the NHMRC Project Grant scheme.  Applicants are advised to clearly justify the requested budget paying particular attention to any research cost(s) which may be atypical for the particular field of research.

Application Process

  1. Contact the Research Grants and Contracts office
  2. Read the NHMRC Project Grants Funding Policy and Advice and Instructions to Applicants
  3. Create application in RGMS and submit draft proposal to Research Grants and Contracts by internal closing date
  4. Complete Research Proposal Clearance Form
  5. Submit complete final application by final application due date


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