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RAO Alert - 1 June 2020

MRFF – Coronavirus Research Response – 2020 COVID-19 Mental Health Research Grant Opportunity open for applications 

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  • 5 hours ago

RAO Alert - 29 May 2020

Ideas Grants eligibility categories

  • RAO alert
  • Friday

RAO Alert - 29 May 2020

MRFF – Emerging Priorities and Consumer Driven Research – 2019 Endometriosis Research Funding Outcomes Announced

  • RAO alert
  • Friday

RAO Alert - 26 May 2020

New Sapphire User Registrations – for Ideas Grant applications only

  • RAO alert
  • 26 May 2020

RAO Alert - 25 May 2020

MRFF – Funding Outcomes Announced

  • RAO alert
  • 25 May 2020

RAO Alert - 25 May 2020

NHMRC funding outcomes announcement

  • RAO alert
  • 25 May 2020

Sapphire Hints and Tips

Sapphire Update

  • News
  • 25 May 2020

$3.65 million for international research collaborations to improve public health in built environments

The Australian Government is investing $3.65 million in five ground-breaking public health research projects.

  • Media release
  • 25 May 2020

Almost $400 million in world-leading health and medical research projects to improve the lives of all Australians.

The Investigator Grant scheme is NHMRC’s flagship scheme, developed as part of a major reform of NHMRC’s grant program. This is the second round of Investigator Grants to be awarded. A total of 237 leading researchers across all career stages will receive five-year Investigator Grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council.

  • InFocus
  • 20 May 2020

RAO Alert - 20 May 2020

2020 Investigator Grants and MRFF Priority Round Funding Outcomes – Embargo Lifted

  • RAO alert
  • 20 May 2020

$400 million funding boost for health and medical research

The Morrison Government will invest almost $400 million in world-leading health and medical research projects to improve the lives of all Australians.

  • Media release
  • 20 May 2020

Which treatments will save lives in ICU?

To mark International Clinical Trials Day 2020, we’re profiling REMAP-CAP, an NHMRC-supported clinical trial which was designed for pandemics and is now racing for answers

  • InFocus
  • 19 May 2020

NHMRC Tracker — 18 May 2020

Tracker is a fortnightly email newsletter that informs the Australian research community about major NHMRC activities and funding opportunities

  • Tracker
  • 18 May 2020

RAO Alert - 14 May 2020

Sapphire Update

  • RAO alert
  • 14 May 2020

RAO Alert - 13 May 2020

Sapphire Update

  • RAO alert
  • 13 May 2020

Changes to Peer Review Processes for the Ideas Grant scheme in 2020

On 19 March and 27 March 2020, the CEO provided updates on NHMRC’s plans for the 2020 grant round in light of the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Australian health and medical research community. 

  • Communique
  • 13 May 2020

RAO Alert - 12 May 2020

New user account registrations

  • RAO alert
  • 12 May 2020

RAO Alert - 8 May 2020

MRFF – EPCDR - Ovarian Cancer Research Funding Outcomes Announced and Embargo Lifted

  • RAO alert
  • 8 May 2020

RAO Alert - 7 May 2020

Eligibility for Ideas Grants 2020 due to COVID-19

  • RAO alert
  • 7 May 2020

NHMRC Tracker — 4 May 2020

For the latest on upcoming opportunities and key dates check out our latest Tracker newsletter.

  • Tracker
  • 4 May 2020

RAO Alert - 21 April 2020

RAO Guidance for Accepting NHMRC & MRFF Grants Offers in RGMS

  • 21 April 2020

NHMRC Tracker — 21 April 2020

Tracker is a fortnightly email newsletter that informs the Australian research community about major NHMRC activities and funding opportunities. 

  • Tracker
  • 21 April 2020

RAO Alert - 20 April 2020

Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD): Cancer Prevention Funding Call 2019 – extension of submission deadline

  • RAO alert
  • 20 April 2020

RAO Alert - 17 April 2020

Handling of research integrity matters during the COVID-19 outbreak

  • RAO alert
  • 17 April 2020

Additional NHMRC support for COVID-19 research

The Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg Hunt MP, has announced additional funding for research to support the response to COVID-19.

  • Media release
  • 14 April 2020

RAO Alert - 14 April 2020

Sapphire Update

  • RAO alert
  • 14 April 2020

RAO Alert - 9 April 2020

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on COVID-19 outbreak and NHMRC processes

  • RAO alert
  • 9 April 2020

RAO Alert - 8 April 2020

MRFF – 2020 Bushfire Impact Research Funding Outcomes.

  • RAO alert
  • 8 April 2020

RAO Alert - 7 April 2020

The Partnership Projects 2020 scheme is now open for applications in Sapphire.

  • RAO alert
  • 7 April 2020

RAO Alert - 7 April 2020

NHMRC funding outcomes under strict embargo.

  • RAO alert
  • 7 April 2020

NHMRC Tracker — 6 April 2020

For the latest on upcoming opportunities and key dates check out our latest Tracker newsletter.

  • Tracker
  • 6 April 2020

RAO Alert - 6 April 2020

MRFF Coronavirus Research Response Grant Opportunities: extensions to closing dates

  • RAO alert
  • 6 April 2020

RAO Alert - 3 April 2020

Unscheduled Sapphire Maintenance

  • RAO alert
  • 3 April 2020

RAO Alert - 2 April 2020

NHMRC e-ASIA Joint Research Program 2020 – Extension of application period

  • RAO alert
  • 2 April 2020

RAO Alert - 1 April 2020

The Partnership Projects 2020 scheme is now open for applications.

  • RAO alert
  • 1 April 2020

RAO Alert - 1 April 2020

New NHMRC Funding Agreement, effective 31 March 2020

  • RAO alert
  • 1 April 2020

RAO Alert - 31 March 2020

Synergy Grant Scheme – cancelled for 2020

  • RAO alert
  • 31 March 2020

Update – Changes to NHMRC 2020 Funding Schemes

Further to my message to the health and medical research sector on 19 March, NHMRC has been working hard and consulting with Research Committee and a number of peak stakeholder groups to develop a way forward in these very uncertain and challenging times.

  • Communique
  • 27 March 2020

RAO Alert - 26 March 2020

NHMRC Special Initiative in Mental Health – Opens on Monday 30 March

  • RAO alert
  • 27 March 2020

RAO Alert - 26 March 2020

MRFF – 2020 Antiviral Development for COVID-19 Grant Opportunity open for applications - urgent call for research

  • RAO alert
  • 26 March 2020

RAO Alert - 26 March 2020

Email Delays

  • RAO alert
  • 26 March 2020

RAO Alert - 24 March 2020

Synergy Grants Minimum Data update

  • RAO alert
  • 24 March 2020

NHMRC Tracker - 24 March 2020

Tracker is a fortnightly email newsletter that informs the Australian research community about major NHMRC activities and funding opportunities.

  • Tracker
  • 24 March 2020

RAO Alert - 24 March 2020

MRFF – 2020 Respiratory Medicine Clinical Trials Research on COVID-19 Grant Opportunity open for applications - urgent call for research

  • RAO alert
  • 24 March 2020

Message from the CEO to the health and medical research sector

This is an uncertain time and we know many researchers are worried about the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on their research, grant applications and other professional activities over the coming months – on top of the concern we all share for family, friends and the wider community.

  • Communique
  • 19 March 2020

NHMRC Research Excellence Awards 2019

The annual National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Research Excellence Awards.

  • News
  • 13 March 2020

RAO Alert - 12 March 2020

Sapphire unscheduled maintenance 

  • RAO alert
  • 12 March 2020

RAO Alert - 12 March 2020

Grant Variations Policy

  • RAO alert
  • 12 March 2020

NHMRC Tracker — 11 March 2020

Tracker is a fortnightly email newsletter that informs the Australian research community about major NHMRC activities and funding opportunities

  • Tracker
  • 11 March 2020

RAO Alert - 11 March 2020

2020 Ideas Grants – Now open in Sapphire

  • RAO alert
  • 11 March 2020