Project Grants to commence in 2010

This section of the site, provides details of the current successful NHMRC Project Grants funding recipients.

Grants to commence in 2010

Successful applications

Membership of the 2009 NHMRC Project Grant Advisory Groups

Statistics on the distribution of funding

NHMRC Project Grants – Funding commencing in 2010

Broad Research Area No. Apps No. Funded % Funded Total Budget Av Budget Funded
Basic Science 1435 376 26% $188,290,189.5 $500,772
Clinical Medicine and Science 997 190 19% $107,229,567.5 $564,366
Health Services Research 124 24 19% $15,246,015 $635,251
Preventative Medicine 87 14 16% $9,114,738 $651,053
Public Health 341 79 23% $63,567,362 $814,383
Total 2984 683 $383,447,872

NHMRC Project Grants commencing in 2010 – Basic vs Applied science

Broad Research Area No of Apps No Funded % Funded Total Budget Av Budget Funded
Basic Science 1435 376 26% $188,290,190 $500,772
Applied Science 1549 307 20% $195,157,683 $635,693
Total 2984 683 23% $383,447,872 $561,417

Note: Applied Science in this case includes all Clinical Science and Medicine, Health Services Research, Preventative Medicine and Science and Public Health applications and grants

NHMRC Project Grants commencing in 2010 – Funding by State/Territory

State No. Apps No. Funded % Funded Total Budget Av Budget Funded
ACT 83 17 18% $8,546,888 $502,758
NSW 814 189 23% $107,325,097 $567,858
NT 17 7 41% $8,413,923 $1,210,989
QLD 453 99 22% $56,807,245 $573,811
SA 310 74 24% $45,709,816 $617,700
TAS 28 7 25% $3,497,213 $499,602
VIC 1060 251 23% $129,583,776 $516,270
WA 219 39 18% $23,563,915 $604,203
Total 2984 683 $383,447,872

NHMRC Project Grants applications – Funded vs Fundable 2000-09

2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 Rating Category
Number of applications funded 459 388 406 412 416 441 600 664 692 683 7 to 5
Number of applications assessed as fundable, but not funded 551 609 592 615 673 832 1214 1203 1246 1721 5 to 4
Number of applications assessed as not fundable 495 683 756 807 803 799 1070 622 619 580 Below 4
Total apps 1505 1680 1754 1834 1892 2072 2884 2489 2557 2984

Resources

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