MRFF releases new grant opportunity
The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) Clinical Trials provides grants of financial assistance to support health and medical research and innovation. This competitive grant opportunity will provide support for publicly funded clinical trials that address areas of health burden and unmet need, such as rare cancers and rare diseases. Applications to this grant opportunity must propose a clinical trial that addresses an ‘unmet medical need’ by improving the health outcomes for members of the Australian community living with serious health conditions whose diagnosis or treatment is not adequately addressed by existing options. The total amount available for this grant is $33 million and submissions are due by 1 August, 2018.