Key dates for NHMRC Partnership Projects 2018 - Peer Review Cycle 3

  • Release of Funding Rules: 17 January 2018
  • Proposals open in RGMS: 29 March 2018
  • UQ Research and Innovation (UQR&I) information session
    • Peer Review Cycle (PRC 3): 12:00pm - 13:00pm, Wednesday 17 October 2018
  • ​Minimum data requirements in RGMS
    • PRC3: 21 November 2018
  • Applications due to UQR&I
    • PRC3: 21 November 2018
  • ​Applications close with NHMRC
    • PRC3: 5 December 2018
  • Anticipated announcement
    • PRC3: July 2019


Partnership Projects aim to create partnerships among decision makers, policy makers, managers, clinicians, and researchers to create and support new opportunities to work together to define research questions, undertake research, and interpret and implement findings into policy and practice.

How to apply

Step 1. RGMS updates and scheme reading

  • Update your full profile RGMS 'My Profile and CV'. If any team members are new to RGMS and need a login/password, start early.
  • 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 RGMS User Guide - Applying for Grants)
  • To initiate internal review, email your completed Funding Coversheet to UQR&I at
  • 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



Rejoinders and rebuttal

The NHMRC Partnership Projects scheme does not include a rejoinders or rebuttal process.