Grants and Scholarships

Upcoming research grants and scholarships are detailed below along with other local, state and national opportunities over the calendar year.

Translational Research Grant Scheme (TRGS) Round 5

Expressions of interest for TRGS 5 have been extended and guidelines are available.

The following priority areas have been announced:

  • Alcohol and other drugs
  • Integrated care
  • Potentially preventable hospitalisations
  • Pregnancy and the first 2000 days
  • Value based health care
  • Aboriginal health
  • Locally identified priorities.

The scheme timeline is below:

EOIs submitted to local TRGS coordinator 9 June 2020
EOIs submitted to MoH 8 July 2020
Full Application submission 20 October 2020
Full Application outcome December 2020

Information is also available on the OHMR website.

Please submit EOIs and direct enquiries to Leah McManus


NSW Health PhD Partnership Program

The NSW Health PhD Partnership Program awards funding for PhD candidates to undertake research in pharmaceutical and biological therapeutics with joint academic and industry supervision.

Further information is available via the OHMR.


Local, State and National Opportunities in 2019

Please visit Office for Health and Medical Research for additional information regarding state based funding opportunities.

*** Dates for 2019 will be updated shortly***

Scheme Applications Open Submission Dates
Cell and Gene Therapy Grants    
NSW Health PhD Scholarships    
NSW Health and Medical Research Sponsorship Program    
Translational Research Grants Scheme   October 2019
Early-Mid Career Fellowships    
Bioinformatics Collaborative Grant Program    
NSW Genomics Collaborative Grants Program    
NSW Medical Devices Fund   25 February 2019
NSW Medical Research Support Program   2020