Building NHMRC Opportunities

Researcher development program

Middle Theatre, Room 106, Babel Building (139), Parkville Campus, University of Melbourne


More Information

Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education

T: +61 3 8344 4605


Securing NHMRC grants remains the backbone of most academic careers. Producing successful applications requires strategy and skill, not least in finding opportunities to pursue. This workshop discusses resources and supports available to University staff, reviews the grant landscape in Australia and abroad, and through two case studies discusses strategies for success.

Who Should Attend

  • Researchers seeking to develop skills and leadership
  • Professional staff with commercial responsibilities
  • Business directors and managers
  • Deans, and School/Department Heads

Workshop Outcomes

This workshop will help you:

  • Find opportunities for funding your research
  • Understand grant types and eligibility criteria
  • Develop grant writing and submission process
  • Understand RIC and how it can help you


  • Sybil Woolfson, Acting Manager, Research Grants, Health and Medical
  • Anne Coco, Team Leader, Research Grants
  • Anna Giannios, Research Grants Officer


Places are limited and registration is essential.