Research Grants

Current Grants:

ACI Research Grant Scheme

The NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation’s (ACI) Research Grant Scheme is allocating grant funds across several small to medium size projects. The aim of the scheme is to leverage research and evaluation in healthcare innovation and to mobilise knowledge for health system improvement through translating research outcomes.


The ACI’s Research Grant Scheme for 2023-24 is now open. This round will provide funding for selected research grants, with max $30,000 per project across several small to mid-size projects. This round of funding focuses on supporting early-career researchers, rural and regional health, and/or trauma and critical care projects that ideally span across more than one ACI Clinical Network, Taskforce or Institute. The deadline for submissions is 31st March.

For more information including access to application forms please visit this ACI Research Grant Scheme page or e-mail for more information.


Past Grants:

Pain Nurses Australia (PNA) is pleased to announce the opening of expressions of interest for 2023 RESEARCH SEEDING GRANTS

Note: Applications are now closed. 

Important Dates:

  • Key Dates: EOI open 2nd October, 2023 and close 5.00pm 30th October, 2023.
  • Successful EOI applications, invited for full application submission due by 24th November, 2023.
  • Successful application notified by 13th December.