Key dates for open calls

Priority Round 5 – Implementing Dementia Risk Reduction and Prevention Research

  • Proposals open in RGMS: 26 October 2018
  • UQ Research and Innovation (UQR&I) information session: N/A
  • Minimum data requirements in RGMS: 21 November 2018
  • Applications due to UQR&I: 5 December 2018
  • Applications close with NHMRC: 19 December 2018
  • ​Anticipated announcement: July 2019

Priority Round 6 – Improving Dementia Data and Methods

  • Proposals open in RGMS: 26 October 2018
  • UQ Research and Innovation (UQR&I) information session: N/A
  • Minimum data requirements in RGMS: 21 November 2018
  • Applications due to UQR&I: 5 December 2018
  • Applications close with NHMRC: 19 December 2018
  • ​Anticipated announcement: July 2019

Overview

Boosting Dementia Research Grants will provide financial support for individual researchers, teams of researchers or organisations to undertake research and implementation projects in identified priority areas that will deliver on the NHMRC National Institute for Dementia Research (NNIDR) Strategic Roadmap for Dementia Research and Translation.

How to apply

Step 1. RGMS updates and scheme reading

  • Update your full profile RGMS 'My Profile and CV'. Investigators new to NHMRC need to submit a user request via the RGMS login page.
  • Ensure minimum data requirements are complete and that no placeholder text has been included.
  • Familiarise yourself with the key National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and UQ documentation.

Step 2. Completing the application

Step 3. UQR&I internal review and feedback

  • Ahead of internal review, ensure all online components are complete/valid and generate your proposal snapshots in RGMS (refer RMGS User Guide - Applying for Grants)
  • To initiate internal review, email your completed Funding Coversheet to UQR&I at nhmrcprojects@research.uq.edu.au.
  • Also provide completed UQ Certification Proforma.
  • Internal review by UQR&I/feedback provided (compliance/eligibility/grantsmanship).

Step 4. Final submission

  • Final submission by UQR&I to NHMRC.

Readership and researcher support

Before applying, we recommend you:

Key documents

NHMRC

Before applying, please review the full suite of documents available from GrantConnect, the Australian Government grants information system. (Login required)

UQ

A range of UQ documents to assist researchers in applying for this funding will be made available closer to the scheme deadline.

Rejoinders and rebuttal

This scheme does not have a rejoinder/rebuttal process nor are there interviews.