Our research grants calendar shows selected current and upcoming funding opportunities available

Our research grants calendar shows selected current and upcoming funding opportunities available to Griffith researchers. You can also search for funding opportunities using the grants database.

Please note: an Expression of Interest or Notification of Intent may need to be submitted earlier than internal submission dates listed.

Ongoing opportunities and Pre-announcements

Grant scheme More Info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

NIH

  N/A  

Dr Brit Winnen

US Department of Defense (DoD) Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) - Pre-Announcements

  TBA – Deadlines are not available until the Program Announcements are released.  

Lynette Farquhar

IM CRC Project grants

  Continuous - Industry led. Intending applicants must discuss proposals with Maretta Mann  

Dr Maretta Mann

The Coopers Brewery Foundation - Application for General Giving

  Continuous - Applications are accepted all year round   preaward@griffith.edu.au

Advance Queensland - Women's Research Assistance Program

 The program is open continuously and applications will be assessed as they are submitted.  preaward@griffith.edu.au

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation - Funding Opportunities

 Continuous - Applications are accepted all year round  preaward@griffith.edu.au

MRFF Biomedical Translation Bridge Program

 To Be Advised 

Maretta Mann

National Breast Cancer Foundation - International Fellowship Program

Fellowships must commence between 1 January 2019 - 1 January 2020 no scheduled closing date for this scheme no scheduled closing date for this scheme

preaward@griffith.edu.au

March 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

NHMRC Targeted Call for Research into Frailty in Hospital Care: Complex Health Care

  Minimum Data Due: 7 March 2019 21 March 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

DFAT Australia-Indonesia Institute Grant

 18 March 201921 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

ACCAN Grants Program - Expressions of Interest

Opens 4 March 2019 EOIs close
22 March 2019 3:00pm
EOIs close
22 March 2019 3:00pm
preaward@griffith.edu.au

If you are a charitable organisation or a community group involved in supporting the long-term recovery and rebuilding efforts in North Queensland, you could be eligible for cash grants of up to $20,000.

   22 March 2019 5:00pm AEST preaward@griffith.edu.au

Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation

  8 March 2019 22 March 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation - Grand Challenges

  11 March 2019 25 March 2019 11:30am PDT preaward@griffith.edu.au

Wellcome Trust Public Engagement Fund

Opens mid-January 2019 12 March 2019 26 March 2019 5:00pm preaward@griffith.edu.au

Children's Hospital Foundation - Health Services Research Stimulus

Applications Open: 11 February 2019 13 March 2019 27 March 2019 5:00pm preaward@griffith.edu.au

ARC Discovery Indigenous 2020

Applications Open: 10 December 2018

Rejoinders: 13 June 2019 to 27 June 2019

Request Not to Assess: 13 March 2019

Anticipated announcement:  Fourth Quarter 2019

6 March 2019 27 March 2019

preaward@griffith.edu.au

DFAT Council on Australia Latin America Relations

 21 March 201928 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

DFAT Australia-China Council

Priorities:

Education: promote education, science and innovation connectivity between Australia and China;

Economic diplomacy; sports diplomacy; Australian studies in China; Creative excellence

 21 March 201928 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

DFAT Australia-ASEAN Council

 21 March 201928 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

DFAT Australia-Korea Foundation

Priorities:
  • Technological and scientific innovation
 21 March 201928 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

DFAT Australia-India Council Grants Program

Priorities:

  • Develop new innovative social ventures health, agribusiness, water, energy and resources, and urban infrastructure.
  • Develop new innovative mechanisms to enhance outcomes in one or more of the 10 economic sectors
  • Recognise and capitalise on the shared democratic, institutional and cultural traditions of Australia and India
  • Build connections through educational or community setting.
 21 March 201928 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

DFAT International Relations Grants Program Australia-Japan Foundation

 21 March 201928 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

Rosemary Bryant Foundation - Round One

Opens: 15 February 2019 15 March 2019 29 March 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

NFMRI General Grant Round

 15 March 201929 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

NFMRI Cystic Fibrosis Grant Round

 15 March 201929 March 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

Heart Foundation - Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Awards

Opens 11 February 2019 15 March 2019 29  March 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

April 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

EU-RISE: Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (MSCA-RISE-2019)

International RISE: involving participants from any sector in Europe and outside Europe. Visits up to a maximum of 12 months. Financial support is provided to cover the costs of the exchange visit for each researcher. Financial support is also provided to cover research, training and networking costs and the management and overheads costs of the participating organisations. 1 March 2019 2 April 2019

Dr Brit Winnen

ARC Linkage Projects - Cycle 1

NOI Form due 6 March 2019

RTNA due 17 April 2019

Certifications due 24 April 2019

3 April 2019 1 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

CONNECT funding call by the German Federal Ministry for education and Research (BMBF) supporting international research cooperation

https://www.kooperation-international.de/aktuelles/ausschreibungen/detail/info/bekanntmachung-des-bmbf-zur-foerderung-von-zuwendungen-fuer-den-wettbewerb-connect-bildung-forschung/

applicant has to be the German cooperation partner 21 March 2019 4 April 2019

Lynette Farquhar

National Blood Authority (NBA)

Applications for grant funding will fall into one of the three following categories:

  • Project Grants (up to 3 years)
  • Seed Grants  (up to 1 year)
  • Scholarship (up to 1 year)

Applications will be required to address evidence gaps in either:

  • Patient Blood Management (as identified in the PBM Guidelines), or
  • Immunoglobulin product use (as described in the Grant Opportunity Guidelines)
Opens 12 February 2019 22 March 2019 5 April 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Heart Foundation - Health Professional Scholarship

Opens 18 February 2019 22 March 2019 5 April 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

NHMRC Partnership Projects - PRC1

Minimum Data Due
27 March 2019
27 March 2019 10 April 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

NHMRC - Medical Research Future Fund – Targeted Health System and Community Organisation Research Grant Opportunity Round 2

  27 March 2019 10 April 2019 5:00pm AEST preaward@griffith.edu.au

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation - Grand Challenges Explorations

  27 March 2019 10 April 2019 11:30am PDT preaward@griffith.edu.au

AINSE Postgraduate Research Awards (PGRAs)

  1 April 2019 15 April 2019 11.59pm AEST preaward@griffith.edu.au

Australian Government-funded Aus4Innovation Innovation Partnership Grants

 5 April 201919 April 2019 midnight preaward@griffith.edu.au

Cure Brain Cancer Foundation 2019 Innovation Grants - Expression of Interest

 9 April 201923 April 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

EMF Queensland Research Program

  12 April 2019 26 April 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Heart Foundation - Postdoctoral Fellowship

Opens 11 February 2019 19 April 2019 26 April 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Queensland Advancing Clinical Research Fellowships (Round 1)

 19 April 201928 April 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia - 2019 Funding Round

Opens 8 March 201915 April 201929 April 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

ALPORT Foundation of Australia Research Award

The Alport Foundation of Australia supports all areas of research relevant to Alport Syndrome and related disorders.

Alport Syndrome is an inherited disease of the kidney that affects approximately 1 in 5000 people.

16 April 2019 30 April 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Sylvia and Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation

 16 April 201930 April 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

National Library of Australia Fellowships

 16 April 201930 April 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

DAAD Short-Term Research Grant

 16 April 201930 April 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

May 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

AINSE ANSTO French Embassy (SAAFE) Research Scholarship/Internship

The SAAFE program facilitates the conduct of research and fosters research collaborations between France and Australia in nuclear science and engineering in the areas of Human Health, Environment, and the Nuclear Fuel Cycle.

The program supports early career researchers at the PhD and postdoctoral level to expand research and innovation activities within Human Health, Environment and Nuclear Fuel Cycle, and to initiate sustainable research networks and linkages to support Australia and France in research and innovation.

Research internships supported through SAAFE require an international mobility of researchers from Australia to France or from France to Australia.

Applicants must be:

A PhD student currently enrolled in a French university or Australian AINSE member university; OR

Enrolled in a PhD in collaboration between French and Australian institutions; OR

Hold a Postdoctoral appointment at a French university or Australian AINSE member university

AND

Carrying out a research project using nuclear science techniques that will stimulate research collaborations between France and Australia in the following areas:

Human Health Research

Environmental Research

Nuclear Fuel Cycle Research

AND

Must meet the eligibility criteria  as set out in the 2019 SAAFE Scholarship Guidelines and Conditions.

Please carefully read the SAAFE Scholarship Guidelines and Conditions.

17 April 2019 1 May 2019

preaward@griffith.edu.au

NHMRC Synergy Grants

Applications open: 6 March 2019

Minimum Data: 17 April 2019

Please contact Dr Brit Winnen from the RD Team to discuss your proposal

3 April 2019 1 May 2019

Dr Brit Winnen

NHMRC Targeted Call for Research into Per- and Poly- Fluoroalkylated Substances

Applications open: 19 December 2019

Minimum Data: 17 April 2019

Please contact Dr Brit Winnen from the RD Team to discuss your proposal

3 April 2019 1 May 2019

Dr Brit Winnen

Native Title Anthropologist Grant Program 2019-22

 18 April 20192 May 2019 11:00pm AESTpreaward@griffith.edu.au

GCCEC Linkage Grant Program

Applications open: 4 Febraury 2019 19 April 2019 3 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

NHMRC Ideas Grants

Applications open: 6 March 2019

Minimum Data: 10 April 2019

3 April 2019 8 May 2019

Rebecca Domann

NHMRC Clinical Trial and Cohort Studies

Applications open: 6 March 2019

Minimum Data: 10 April 2019

3 April 2019 8 May 2019

Rebecca Domann

Cancer Australia 2019 Priority-driven Collaborative (PdCCRS) 

Applications open: 6 March 2019

Minimum Data: 10 April 2019

24 April 20198 May 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

Heart Foundation - Future Leader Fellowship

Opens 25 March 2019 3 May 2019 10 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

NHMRC e-ASIA Joint Research Program Grants

Applications open: 18 January 2019

Minimum Data: 3 April 2019

27 March 2019 14 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Cure Brain Cancer Foundation Early Career Fellowships

Applications Open: 20 March 20191 May 201915 May 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

Regional Studies Association - Membership Research Grant Scheme

  1 May 2019 15 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Regional Studies Association - Fellowship Research Grant Scheme

  1 May 2019 15 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Heart Foundation - Vanguard Grant

Opens 1 April 2019 12 May 2019 17 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Cancer Council Queensland Cancer Research Funding

Submission of an Expression of Interest (closing date 23 May 2019) followed by

Submission of a full application, by invitation only

9 May 2019 23 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Regional Studies Association - Early Career Grant Scheme

  14 May 2019 28 May 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Heart Foundation Partnership Engagement Grants

 17 May 201931 May 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

Perpetual Ramaciotti Medal for Excellence in Biomedical Research

  17 May 2019 31 May 2019 5pm (AEST) preaward@griffith.edu.au

Perpetual Ramaciotti Health Investment Grants

  17 May 2019 31 May 2019 5pm (AEST) preaward@griffith.edu.au

June 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

The Coopers Brewery Foundation Annual Sustainable Giving Initiative - Expression of Interest  

Expression of Interest Opens 1 April 2019 18 May 2019 1 June 2019 preaward@griffith.eduau

Heart Foundation - Partnership Engagement Grant

Opens 16 April 2019 20 February 2019 2 June 2019

preaward@griffith.edu.au

National Breast Cancer Foundation - Investigator Initiated Research Scheme 2020

Opens 1 April 2019 20 May 2019 3 June 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au
National Breast Cancer Foundation - International Fellowship Program

NBCF has established an International Fellowship program to support outstanding Australian scientists/clinicians to strengthen their research experience by working in internationally renowned breast cancer research centres outside of Australia.
Opens 30 July 2018

Fellowships must commence between 1 January 2019 - 1 January 2020
20 May 2019 3 June 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

National Breast Cancer Foundation - Investigator Initiated Research Scheme (IIRS)

Opens 1 April 201920 May 20193 June 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

Ian Potter Foundation - Round 2

An Expression of Interest (EOI) process applies for all applications to the following Program Areas:
Arts and Health & Disability; and requests over $100,000.

Before submitting your EOI you must telephone the relevant program manager on 03 9650 3188 to discuss your proposal and its fit with the Foundation’s priorities

Please notify OR of your intention to submit an EOI by 03/04/2019

Internal EOI Deadline: 10/04/2019

Grantor EOI Deadline: 17/04/2019

21 May 2019 4 June 2019

NFMRI Alzheimers Disease Grant Round

Opens 29 April 201930 May 201913 June 2019preaward@griffith.edu.au

July 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

ARC Linkage Projects - Cycle 2

NOI Form Due 26 June 2019

RNTA due 7 August 2019

Certifications due 14 August 2019

24 July 2019 21 August 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

NHRMC - JPND Joint Call 2019 - European Union Joint Programme - Neurodegenerative Disese (JPND) JPco-fuND-2

Opens 8 January 2018

Minimum data due date
6 March 2018
11 July 2019 24 July 2019 5:00pm (ACT Local Time)

preaward@griffith.edu.au

Advance Queensland - Industry Research Fellowships

Opens 4 June 201916 July 201930 July 2019

August 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

NHMRC Partnership Projects - PRC2

Minimum Data Due
31 July 2019
24 July 2019 14 August 2019 preaward@griffith.edu.au

Heart Foundation - Collaboration and Exchange Award

Opens 1 July 2019 9 August 2019 16 August 2019

preaward@griffith.edu.au

September 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

Rosemary Bryant Foundation - Round Two

Opens: 5 August 2019

9 September 2019 23 September 2019

preaward@griffith.edu.au

October 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

EU Synergy Grants

Resent changes to the European ERC Work Programme 2019 will enable PIs based anywhere in the world to be part of a Synergy Grant Group.

Funding up to EUR 10 Million for a period of 6 years is available

1 October 2019 November 2019 (TBC)

Dr Brit Winnen

November 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

ARC Linkage Projects - Cycle 3

NOI Form due 16 October 2019

RNTA due 27 November 2019

Certifications due 4 December 2019

13 November 2019 11 December 2019

preaward@griffith.edu.au

December 2019

Grant scheme More info Internal deadline External deadline Research grants officer

NHMRC Partnership Projects - PRC3

Minimum Data Due
20 November 2019
13 November 2019 4 December 2019

preaward@griffith.edu.au