Grants Calendar


Since 2008, EMF has distributed $18m of funding through the Queensland Research Program which is fully funded by Queensland Health.


Year 2021/22 2022/23
Grant Round Round 36 Round 37 Round 38
Total available


$700,000 $500,000
Date open


31/01/2022 13/6/2022
Date close


8/4/2022 19/8/2022

(up to $10,000)

now closed available
(closing date TBA)
(closing date TBA)

(up to $40,000)

now closed available available

Leading Edge
(up to $100,000)

now closed available available

Project Grants**
(up to $300,000 over three years)



* Closing date for Emerge grant is later than the other schemes. 

** Project Grants are only on offer in the first grant round of the year.

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Applying for a grant? Make use of our application guidelines, SmartyGrants guide, application templates and other resources to help make the process easier.


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