NSW Health and Medical Research

Health & Medical Research Sponsorship Program

The Sponsorship Program offers sponsorship grants to support health and medical research events held in NSW.

Applications for Round 11 of the Sponsorship Program are now closed.

About the Program

  • The Office for Health and Medical Research supports events being held in 2024 in NSW that align with health and medical research priorities outlined in ‘Future Health: Guiding the next decade of health care in NSW 2022-2032’, NSW Health’s health and medical research mission and strategy, or other NSW Health published strategy.
  • Eligible applicants can apply for up to $10,000 (excluding GST).
  • Applications are assessed by a Review Panel on a case-by-case basis against set assessment criteria. The Review Panel includes representatives from the NSW public sector, who may draw on external subject matter experts as required.

Key dates

Key dates
Applications open Monday 8 January 2024
Applications close Friday 16 February 2024 at 11:59pm AEDT
Notification of outcome March/April 2024


For eligibility, assessment criteria, and information on how to make an application, download the guidelines.

Tips for applicants

  • Focus on how the event aligns with one or more health and medical research priorities outlined in the NSW Health published strategy
  • Comply with the specified word limit in the application form
  • Include an accurate budget with appropriate detail
  • Highlight why sponsorship is needed, and how grant monies will be spent
  • Note: If you wish to leave a partially completed application, press ‘Save and Return’. You will be provided with a unique code. If you lose your code, please contact MOH-OHMRGrants@health.nsw.gov.au.

Updated 3 weeks ago

PhD student Jesse Xu in the new Woolcock Centre for Lung Cancer Research