It is important to note that Melbourne Health should be identified as the Administering Institution. Deadlines for applications are advised by the Office for Research.

Current funding opportunities


Type of Scheme

Funding Body

Scheme Information

Office for Research Closing Date

Research FellowshipGilead

This funding initiative supports the development, exploration and implementation of best practice in enhancing patient care in the specific disease areas of HIV, chronic viral hepatitis and haematological oncology. 

Who should apply? Clinical and academic staff; Young Investigators; Nurses; GPs; Other Healthcare Providers. More information

21 August 2017
Travel AwardHeart FoundationCollaboration and Exchange awards help Heart Foundation funded scholars and postdoctoral fellows visit other research facilities to collaborate and share knowledge. The Collaboration and Exchange Awards offer funding to visit research facilities across Australia and overseas, to develop new national and international collaborations. More information1 September 2017

NHMRC funding opportunities

CIAs must have commenced their applications and entered the minimum data in RGMS by 5pm AEST/AEDT on the specified due date listed below. Applications that fail to meet these requirements will not be accepted. Refer to the relevant scheme-specific funding rules for further details. Details can be found on the NHMRC "Applying for Funding" web page.

Funding Type

Minimum Data by

Office for Research Closing Date

NHMRC Closing Date

Partnership Projects - Peer Review Cycle #322 November 201727 November 20176 December 2017
MRFF Antimicrobial Resistance Targeted Call for Research20 September 201722 September 20174 October 2017
MRFF Lifting Clinical Trials and Registries20 September 201722 September 20174 October 2017
Centres of Research ExcellenceTBCTBCTBC
Development Grants24 January 201829 January 20187 February 2018
Practitioner FellowshipsNA17 January 201831 January 2018
Research FellowshipsNA17 January 201831 January 2018