2020 Consolidator Grant

These grants are available to provide research funds to support mid-career researchers who have made progress towards being a principal investigator in health research and who have previously held an HRC Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship (“Hercus Fellowship”) or similar fellowship from another funder. Each award is limited to a maximum of $600,000 for two years.

Eligibility criteria

A mid-career researcher, for the purposes of this funding, has held a Hercus Fellowship, which is limited to applicants with a PhD or an equivalent degree for 6–10 years at the time of application. Based on the term of the Hercus Fellowship of four years, all Consolidator Grant applicants, including those with similar fellowships from another funder, will have held a PhD or an equivalent degree for 9–15 years at the time of application.

Application process

Firstly, you'll need to register your intention to submit an application for this grant and then complete your registration online via HRC Gateway. After registration, you'll need to submit a full application online via HRC Gateway using the templates provided below. The final step is to send a hardcopy of your full application to the HRC.

Got a question?

If you have a question about this grant, please email our Research Investment Manager, Dr Miguel Jo-Avila, or phone Miguel on 09 303 5223.

Documents

Guidelines

2020 Consolidator Grant Application Guidelines
17 Jan, 2020 2:27pm - 444KB

Forms

2020 Consolidator Grant Application Form
16 Jan, 2020 2:43pm - 826KB

2020 Consolidator Grant Budget Form
16 Jan, 2020 2:44pm - 48KB

Important dates

Registrations
Open
20
January
2020 8am
Close
28
February
2020 1pm

Full applications
Open
20
January
2020 8am
Close
28
February
2020 1pm
Hard copy @ HRC
3
March
2020 5pm
Results available
15
May
2020