The Victorian Government is excited to open the inaugural round of the Victorian Medical Research Acceleration Fund today. Applications close on 14 April 2017. The new research fund is designed to fast-track the latest breakthroughs in health and medical research into health and economic outcomes for the State.
With two tiers of funding available of up to $100,000 and $500,000, this fund will support the translation of early stage health and medical research into better health outcomes for patients, while also creating jobs and further investment in Victoria’s world class medical research sector. Health services, industry, medical research institutes and/or education institutes with a focus on early research can now apply. The fund will also aim to leverage funding from philanthropic,industry and international sources.
The Application Guide and Application Form can be found here