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 2018, including:

  • A pool of up to $70,000 for Incubator (formerly Starter/Incubator) Grants of up to $10k, more info;
  • A pool of up to $110,000 for Project (formerly Minor 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.

2019 Incubator and Project Grant applications

Applications open on Wednesday 13 June and close 5pm Friday 27 July 2018

2019 Major Project Grant Expressions of Interest 

Expressions of Interest open on Friday 29 June and close 5pm Friday 27 July 2018


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

RHHRF Research Support & Administration Coordinator (Sue Bronstein) is also available on Wednesday afternoons, Thursdays and Fridays via:

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


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