ACRF Research Grants

ACRF awards capital grants (between $1.5 Million to $5 Million) for technology, equipment and infrastructure for cancer research at Australian medical research institutes, hospitals and universities.

Grant applications are open to research into all types of cancer with a research focus on detection, prevention and/or treatment.

Since 1984, ACRF has awarded $184 million to 86 research grants in 44 Australian cancer research institutes.

ACRF promotes collaboration amongst researchers and clinicians and encourages novel and innovative cancer research projects. All applications are competitively reviewed by the ACRF Medical Research Advisory Committee (MRAC) who recommend the best projects to the ACRF Board of Trustees for funding.

2024 Annual Research Grants

Applications for the 2024 ACRF Annual Research Grant Round will open on Monday 4th March 2024 and close on Friday 24th May 2024.

For further information please refer to 2024 ACRF Annual Grants Guidelines and 2024 Annual Grants Format of Grant Application.

An application template is available by request to criddington@acrf.com.au

2024 Major Grant

The Letter of Intent process is now complete. Applicants who have received communication that their Letter of Intent was successful can apply using the following reference documentation.

2024 Major Grant Guidelines

2024 Major Grant Format of Application

The closing date for submission of 2024 Major Grant Applications is 5pm AEST Friday 24 May 2024.

An application template is available by request to criddington@acrf.com.au

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding ACRF grants process, please contact Cheryl Riddington on 1300 884 988 or criddington@acrf.com.au