The objective of the MRFF – Million Minds Mission – 2020 Mental Health Research grant opportunity is to support research into the following mental health priority areas:
- new mechanisms for early identification and prevention amongst children and adolescents;
- treatments for those with treatment resistant or treatment refractory mental health conditions
- initiatives to address the physical health of individuals with mental illness
- mechanisms to support access to treatment
To deliver these projects the successful researchers under this Grant Opportunity will be required to establish mental health clinical trial networks as part of their research project to ensure effective engagement with clinicians, national collaboration and coordination and rapid implementation into clinical practice. It is anticipated that this Grant Opportunity will fund two mental health clinical trial networks, one focussing on children and youth; and another on adults.
This grant opportunity is being administered by NHMRC on behalf of the Australian Government Department of Health.
Total Amount Available (AUD):
Estimated Grant Value (AUD):
From $8,000,000.00 to $12,000,000.00
Instructions for Application Submission:
Applicants are advised to read the Grant Guidelines thoroughly and liaise with the Administering Institution that will submit the application to identify any specific requirements that the Institution might have.
Applications must be submitted electronically using NHMRC’s online Granting System (Sapphire).
Minimum Data closes at 5:00pm ACT local time on 28 October 2020.
Questions should be submitted no later than 1:00pm ACT Local Time on 4 November 2020
Applications close – 11 November 2010
To apply for this job please visit www.grants.gov.au.