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 GrantNow open25 January 201931 January 2019
Grants in Aid3 Aug 20183 Sep 2018March 2019
Mary Elizabeth Watson Early Career Fellowship in Allied Health6 Aug 20186 Sep 2018March 2019
DW Keir Fellowship in Medical Research6 Aug 20186 Sep 2018March 2019
The Allan Watt and Chris Geyer Oncology Fellowship6 Aug 20186 Sep 2018March 2019
JL Frew Travelling Fellowship10 Aug 201810 Sep 2018March 2019
The RMH Margaret Henderson Women in Research Fellowship6 Aug 20186 Sep 2018March 2019
NorthWestern Mental Health Seed Grants23 Jul 201828 Sep 2018mid-Nov 2018

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