Deakin Research

Deakin Research

NHMRC Project Grants for funding in 2016

Funding Body

National Health & Medical Research Council

Scheme/ Round

Project Grants 2016


The Project Grants Scheme is the NHMRC’s main avenue of support for individuals and small teams of researchers undertaking biomedical, public health and health services research in Australian universities, medical schools, hospitals and other research institutions.


Internal Deadlines

17 Oct 2014

Submit a Notice of Intent to Submit (NOIS) using the ONLINE FORM in RMENet




Applications Open on RGMS




Final application on RGMS & certification forms


Email snapshot reports, Certification form & all uploaded documents to

TBA Final application to other Funding Body (if applicable) Mandatory for applicable applicants

Via email to


How to Apply

1. Submit a Notice of Intent to Submit via the ONLINE FORM in RMENet

Click HERE for instructions on accessing and using the RMENet online form

2. Liaise with your Faculty/Institute

3. Read the Funding Rules and Instructions to Applicants

4. Commence your online application on RGMS

5. Work with your Case Manager

6. Organise relevant certification forms


NHMRC documents - 2015 documents - current round not available as at October 2014

To assist with the preparation of your application for Faculty/Institute review, the following templates (downloaded from RGMS) may be used. Please note that the exact format of the 2016 NHMRC Project Grant applications will not be known until applications open on RGMS (expected December 2014).

  • Part A - applicable to all NHMRC Schemes
  • Part B grant proposal template - please note there are additional sections to Part B which will be available when applications open on RGMS.
  • CV - please complete/update your CV and profile online via RGMS.

DU Templates & Forms

  • Certification form - will be available Jan 2015

Other Important Information

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