The following sections provide additional information about the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Joint Call for Research in Novel Molecular Mechanisms of Obesity and Metabolic Diseases in Singapore and Australia (NHMRC/A*STAR Joint Call for Research) including scheme-specific objectives, critical dates, assessment criteria, eligibility rules and funding details, and must be read in conjunction with the following supporting documents:
- NHMRC Funding Rules 2017
- Guide to NHMRC Peer Review 2017, incorporating the scheme-specific Peer Review Guidelines
- NHMRC Advice and Instructions to Applicants 2017, incorporating the scheme-specific Advice and Instructions to Applicants
- NHMRC Funding Agreement.
It is recommended that you read the NHMRC Funding Rules 2017 before reading these scheme-specific funding rules.
Applicants should be aware of the relevant A*STAR requirements for this call, as highlighted where necessary throughout this document.
Note: Singaporean applicants wishing to make contact with NHMRC must do so via their Australian Chief Investigator A (CIA) and relevant Research Administration Officer (RAO) in the first instance.