Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF)
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The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) is a $20 billion long-term investment supporting Australian health and medical research. The MRFF aims to transform health and medical research and innovation to improve lives, build the economy and contribute to health system sustainability.
The MRFF funds research around 4 key themes: patients, researchers, research missions and research translation. The MRFF funding process allocates funding to these themes according to national research priorities.
All currently open MRFF opportunities are listed on GrantConnect.
Further information about the MRFF can be found on the Department of Health MRFF webpage.
Open MRFF Opportunities
|Managed by||Scheme||Open||UON Online Booking System Opens||E&C Check Period*||Minimum Data||UON Deadline for Final Application||Submission|
|NHMRC||2020 COVID-19 Mental Health Research Grant Opportunity||Monday 1 June 2020||Tuesday 2 June 2020||Tuesday 23 - Monday 29 June 2020||Wednesday 1 July 2020||9:00 am Monday 6 July 2020||Monday 13 July 2020|
|Dept. Industry, Science, Energy & Resources||Coronavirus Research Response - 2020 Communication Strategies and Approaches During Outbreaks||Wednesday 1 July 2020||N/A||N/A||N/A||9:00 am Monday 13 July 2020||Tuesday 14 July 2020|
|Dept. Industry, Science, Energy & Resources||Coronavirus Research Response - 2020 Rapid Response Digital Health Infrastructure||Wednesday 1 July 2020||N/A||N/A||N/A||9:00 am Monday 13 July 2020||Tuesday 14 July 2020|
|NHMRC||2020 COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate Research Grant Opportunity - Round One Expressions of Interest||Monday 15 June||N/A||N/A||N/A||9:00 am Wednesday 8 July 2020||Wednesday 15 July 2020|
|NHMRC||2020 COVID-19 Immunological Studies Grant||Friday 12 June 2020||Monday 15 June 2020||Thursday 25 June - Thursday 9 July 2020||Thursday 9 July 2020||9:00 am Thursday 16 July 2020||Thursday 23 July 2020|
*Eligibility and Compliance Checks can be booked through the 'MRFF Opportunities' tile on the UON Booking System website. Given the tight turnaround on some MRFF opportunities, E&C checks may not be available for all schemes. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you intend on applying for an MRFF opportunity.
** Details regarding MRFF opportunities managed by the NHMRC can also be found on our NHMRC Schemes page.
Past MRFF Opportunities
If you have any questions regarding the Medical Research Future Fund and the current opportunities, please contact the Research Office at email@example.com or call +61 2 4921 7733