NHMRC administers funding for health and medical research on behalf of the Australian Government.
Apply for funding
NHMRC invites all researchers in Australia to apply for funding through schemes ranging from scholarships to research programs.
Types of funding
NHMRC provides funding for all areas of research relevant to human health and medicine. These are divided into categories that reflect the intent of a grant rather than the topic of research.
Outcomes of funding rounds
Summaries of grants distributed to successful funding applicants.
Research funding statistics and data
Datasets that show where NHMRC funding is directed.
NHMRC requires grants recipients to perform regular administrative activities and reporting.
NHMRC Administering Institutions
Institutions that receive NHMRC funding, are required to be registered as an Administering Institution.
Guidelines, policy and procedures for funding and grants governance.
Peer reviewers provide expert scrutiny of all applications for NHMRC funding.
The NHMRC Academy is a prestigious body of eminent researchers that enhances NHMRC's peer review processes by giving independent expert advice to NHMRC's CEO.
Who to contact
If you have a query about a funding scheme or grant application, please contact us.