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7 October 2020

Medical Research Future Fund – Funding outcomes announced and new grant opportunities open for applications

The Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg Hunt MP, has announced the outcomes of the following Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) grant opportunities:

  • Coronavirus Research Response – 2020 COVID-19 Immunological Studies Grant Opportunity
  • Coronavirus Research Response – 2020 COVID-19 Mental Health Research Grant Opportunity.

The full media release can be found on the Department of Health's website

RAOs are requested to pass this information to the relevant Chief Investigators within their institutions. Outcomes from these rounds are no longer under embargo.

Please contact the Research Help Centre via email for further information or assistance.
The following MRFF grant opportunity is now open for applications in Sapphire: 

  • Emerging Priorities and Consumer Driven Research (EPCDR) – 2020 Childhood Cancer Research Grant Opportunity

Details on how to apply for the MRFF grant opportunity are on GrantConnect.
NHMRC is looking for research, clinical and industry experts to assess MRFF applications – tell us about your expertise via NHMRC’s online portal.