The Royal Melbourne Hospital's commitment to research is demonstrated through the provision of a contestable research funding program supporting innovative and translatable medical research to enhance the care of our patients. 

With the exception of the travel grants, applicants must submit a research proposal which includes the rationale for the project; study aims and objectives; design and methodology; expected outcomes and significance.

Funding Calendar

SchemeApplications openSubmission dateOutcome notification
Kearton Travel Grant23 Jul 201823 Sep 20181 Oct 2018
Grants in Aid3 Aug 20183 Sep 201814 Dec 2018
Mary Elizabeth Watson Early Career Fellowship in Allied Health6 Aug 20186 Sep 201814 Dec 2018
DW Keir Fellowship in Medical Research6 Aug 20186 Sep 201814 Dec 2018
The Allan Watt and Chris Geyer Oncology Fellowship6 Aug 20186 Sep 201814 Dec 2018
JL Frew Travelling Fellowship10 Aug 201810 Sep 201814 Dec 2018
The RMH Margaret Henderson Women in Research Fellowship6 Aug 20186 Sep 201814 Dec 2018
NorthWestern Mental Health Seed Grants23 Jul 201828 Sep 2018mid-Nov 2018

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