We have shortlisted a range of upcoming health research grant opportunities. If you would like assistance in preparing your application, please get in touch to discuss how BIRCH can help.
Western Alliance In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Western Alliance is offering a total pool of $150k in funding (up to $50k per project) to support COVID-19 related research throughout the recovery phase. This funding pool will encompass research that aims to analyse the regional outcomes of the pandemic (both direct and indirect) and its management, as well as harnessing new ideas generated from the pandemic response. Funding will be considered for projects being developed across clinical, health services and population health settings. Closing date: 11 May 2020
Department of Industry Innovation and Science 2019 Rural, Regional & Remote Clinical Trial Enabling Infrastructure Grant - Supports new and innovative approaches to enhance and improve clinical trial infrastructure, to extend existing clinical trials into rural, regional and remote areas of Australia. Closing date: 03 Mar 2020
Department of Industry Innovation and Science Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) Frontier Health and Medical Research Program Stage One - Research Plan - Provides multi-disciplinary teams with up to $1 million to develop detailed research plans for novel and transformative research projects. Closing date: 26 Mar 2020
Victorian Perioperative Nurses Group (VPNG) Mary Barry Medtronic Education Grant - offered biannually for VPNG members who are undertaking a quality improvement or research project or attending a conference (other than VPNG and ACORN) Closing date: 28 February 2020
Australian College of Midwives Stillbirth CRE & ACM Travel Fellowship - provide a rural or remotely based midwife the opportunity to attend a Stillbirth CRE annual meeting in Melbourne on July 9 – 10 Closing date: 3rd April, 2020
GrantConnect GrantConnect provides a catalogue of current and likely Australian Government grant opportunities.
GO2323 - Wounds Management Pilot – Closes 29 Jan 2020 GO3228 - MRFF Clinical Trials Activity - RCRDUN Initiative – 2019 Rare Cancers, Rare Diseases and Unmet Need Grant Opportunity. Closes - 5 Feb 2020 GO3282 - MRFF - EPCDR Initiative - 2019 Endometriosis Research Grant Opportunity. Closes - 5 Feb 2020 GO3329 - MRFF – EPCDR Initiative – 2019 Mental Health Pharmacogenomics Grant Opportunity. Closes - 5 Feb 2020 GO3331 - MRFF - PHCR Initiative - 2019 Primary Health Care Research Grant Opportunity. Closes - 5 Feb 2020 GO3394 - MRFF – IHRF 2019 Indigenous Health Research Grant Opportunity. Closes - 12 Feb 2020 GO3279 - 2019 Rural, Regional & Remote Clinical Trial Enabling Infrastructure Grant Opportunity. Closes - 3 Mar 2020
Victorian Medical Research Acceleration Fund The Victorian Medical Research Acceleration Fund aims to support those in the early stages of health and medical research to translate their work into health and economic outcomes.
Applications for the Victorian Medical Research Acceleration Fund Round 4 will commence 10th February 2020.
Ian Potter Foundation The Ian Potter Foundation invites applications for its medical research grants. These support the provision of equipment and capital infrastructure to support research groups in advancing understanding and improving treatment of major diseases.
Vanguard Grants are available to researchers for concept studies with the potential to improve cardiovascular health in the short term. Applications open – February 24, 2020 Applications close – April 24, 2020
Health Professional Scholars are established health professionals who have become active in research through the undertaking of a PhD. Applicants will be encouraged to continue their cardiovascular health practice during their PhD, whilst being encouraged to develop evidence-based health practice and research translation Applications open – February 3, 2020 Applications close – March 27, 2020