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6 April 2020

MRFF Coronavirus Research Response Grant Opportunities: extensions to closing dates

NHMRC has extended the closing dates for the following grant opportunities, following receipt of a number of extension requests: 

  • MRFF Coronavirus Research Response - 2020 Respiratory Medicine Research on COVID-19 Grant Opportunity
  • MRFF Coronavirus Research Response - 2020 Antiviral Development for COVID-19 Grant Opportunity.

The revised closing date and time is 12 noon Tuesday 14 April 2020 (AEST)

How to qualify
To qualify for the extension applicants must by 10.00am Tuesday 7 April 2020 (AEST)

  1. Have commenced the application in Sapphire (note: any application commenced after 10.00am Tuesday 7 April 2020 (AEST) will be ineligible and will not be considered for funding.)
  2. Have provided the following information within the Sapphire application form:
  • Title
  • Application Details - Administering Institution, project synopsis and Plain English Summary.
  • Research Classification - broad research area, fields of research, peer review areas, research keywords.
  • Research Team – details of the Chief Investigator A (other than Relevant Background and expertise).

Please note that no further extensions to the closing dates for these grant opportunities will be granted.