The RHH Research Foundation offers a range of grants to support local health and medical research with the potential for benefit to the health and wellbeing of Tasmanians, and with a focus on those diseases and conditions relevant to the Tasmanian community.

Across its various funding categories, the Foundation has made provision to invest over $600k in local health and medical research during 2019, including:

  • A pool of up to $40,000 for Incubator Grants of up to $10k, more info;
  • A pool of up to $110,000 for Project Grants up to $25k each, more info;
  • A Major Project Grant not exceeding $450k (GST exclusive) over three years, to be allocated on the basis of $150k pa (+/- 20% each year), more info.

2020 Incubator and Project Grant applications

The call for applications opens on Wednesday 12 June and close 5pm Friday 26 July 2019.

The respective application forms and guidelines for Incubator and Project Grants will be available to dowload on Wednesday 12 June 2019.

2020-22 Major Project Grant Expressions of Interest 

The call for Expressions of Interest opens on Friday 28 June and close 5pm Friday 26 July 2019.

The EoI template and guidelines will be available to download on Friday 28 June 2019.


For any enquiries relating to grant funding, please contact: or (03) 6166 1319.

RHHRF Research Governance & Administration Coordinator (Sue Bronstein) is also available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays via:

If you would like to read about our Research Funding Strategy, click here.


Special thanks to our major sponsor
Johns Group Tasmania