MS Research Australia offers a range of grants, fellowships and scholarships to support research into finding better treatments and a cure for MS. Although eligibility requirements and conditions differ between awards. All applications must have a direct link to advancing our knowledge of MS.

For further information, application forms and eligibility criteria for each grant type please click on the hyperlinks below. Note: to be eligible for NHMRC funding, or for MS Research Australia-NHMRC co-funding, you must also submit a separate application to the NHMRC (see below for further information and here for NHMRC closing dates).

New award conditions introduced for 2017

  • All grant applications to MS Research Australia must be submitted through our online Grant Portal system. A unique grant application number will automatically generated upon commencing the application process.
  • Applicants may only be named on three applications within any one grant year and only once as the CIA.
  • Maximum funding limits have been set for grants and stipends. See specific award conditions.
MS RESEARCH AUSTRALIA GRANT TYPE Applications Open Applications close
Project Grants
Project Grant Closed for 2017
Fellowships
Postdoctoral Fellowship* Closed for 2017
MS Research Australia – NHMRC TRIP Fellowship Closed for 2017
Via NHMRC website only
Macquarie Group Foundation Paired Senior Research Fellow/Practitioner Fellow Program Closed for 2017
Junior Practitioner Fellowship Not available in 2017
Senior Research Fellowship Not available in 2017
Senior Practitioner Fellowship Not available in 2017
Scholarships
Postgraduate Scholarship* 30 June 2017 Closed for 2017
Vacation Scholarship Not available in 2017
Incubator Grants
Incubator Grant round 1 Closed for 2017
Incubator Grant round 2 16 June 2017 Closed for 2017
Travel Award
Ian Ballard Travel Award 1 September 2017 29 September 2017

*Opportunities also exist for MS Research Australia top-up funding for outstanding NHMRC funded fellowships and Postgraduate Scholarships. For details please click here.

Before applying for any of the Grant funding awards listed above, please read the MS Research Australia funding process document, the conditions of award document and the sample peer review document below.

Contact us

If you are a researcher and you have any questions about the grants available or the application process, please contact the MS Research Australia Research Grants Coordinator.

Research Grants Coordinator

If you are a person with MS and have any question or would like further information about the research we fund, please contact MS Research Australia.

MS Research Australia

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