16 May 2023

Minimum data for all 2023 Development Grant applications must be entered into Sapphire by Wednesday 17 May 2023 17:00 (AEST). Full applications close Wednesday 14 June 2023 17:00 (AEST).

Applicants must complete the required fields with correct information. Use of placeholder text will not be accepted. For more information on minimum data requirements, refer to Appendix C in the Development Grant 2023 Guidelines (available on GrantConnect).

Failure to meet the minimum data requirements by the deadline will result in the application not proceeding. New applications cannot be started after the minimum data deadline.

RAOs are not required to certify applications for the purpose of minimum data. Applications should only be certified once they are complete and ready for submission.

Research Help Centre (RHC) and Sapphire requests

Applicants who intend to submit applications to the Development Grant round should ensure that:

  • their Sapphire account is active or access to Sapphire has been requested, and
  • any intended participating institutions are listed in Sapphire or request that a new participating institution be added by emailing help@nhmrc.gov.au including the institution's website address (URL) and ABN (if applicable).

Please email help@nhmrc.gov.au for further information or assistance.