4 March 2021

Ideas Grants 2021 Key Changes Factsheet updates

NHMRC has published an information sheet outlining the key changes to the grant policy (grant guidelines) and the peer review process to the Ideas Grant scheme for 2021, compared with the 2020 funding round. The Ideas Grants 2021 Key Changes Factsheet is available on the NHMRC website.

More information on Peer Review for Ideas Grants in 2021 can be found in the CEO Communique from 25 February 2021.

The Ideas Grant scheme will open for applications on Wednesday, 10 March 2021.

Researchers are strongly encouraged to start planning their applications early. This includes new users registering for a Sapphire account well in advance of the opening dates to update their profile and become familiar with the system. Information on how to do this is available from the Sapphire website or on NHMRC's Sapphire page.

The Ideas Grants 2021 Grant Guidelines will be made available on GrantConnect and Peer Review Guidelines will be made available on the NHMRC website when the scheme opens.

Please contact the Research Help Centre on 1800 500 983 or email help@nhmrc.gov.au for further information or assistance.