NHMRC Development Grant Scheme information for Researchers at the University of Newcastle

Development Grants

For funding commencing in 2015

The NHMRC Development Grant Scheme supports research undertaken at the early proof-of-principle or pre-seed stage of development.

The Development Grant Scheme supports the commercial development of a product, process, procedure or service that, if applied, would result in improved health care, disease prevention or provide health cost savings.

For further information regarding NHMRC Development Grants, please visit the NHMRC website.

Key Dates

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NHRMC Opens Wednesday 26 March 2014
Draft application due to Research Office Wednesday 28 May 2014
Final application due to Research Office Wednesday 11 June 2014
NHMRC Closes Wednesday 25 June 2014

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted via RGMS. Applicants are also required to enter their details in the CV and Profile section of the system.


Prior to submission of an application, applicants are to ensure that they have read all relevant reference material.

NHMRC Website

Further Information

For further information regarding the NHMRC Development Grants please contact Shai Pritchard via email or phone on (02) 498 54902.