The Biospecimen Collection Grants support the development of collections of high quality biospecimens and associated data. The aim is to build a research asset of biospecimens for the NSW state and beyond to facilitate research on priority health issues affecting the NSW population.
For more information about the grants, contact the Office for Health and Medical Research MOH-OHMRGrants@health.nsw.gov.au.
Round 2 application dates
Round two of the Biospecimen Collection Grants is now closed. A list of funded collections can be found here.
|Call for applications – closed||30 June 2020|
|Information Session 1 – closed||16 July 2020|
|Information Session 2 – closed||21 July 2020|
|Submit NSWHSB EOI for feasibility assessment and quote (see funding guidelines) – closed||24 July 2020|
|Submit Data Linkage EOI for feasibility assessment (see funding guidelines) – closed||24 July 2020|
|Applications closed||21 August 2020|
|Announcement of successful applicants||November 2020|
Round two information sessions
The NSWHSB, together with the CHeReL and OHMR, delivered two virtual Information Sessions to support researchers applying for the Biospecimen Collection Grant.
While these sessions are no longer available, you can access the accompanying presentation slides:
- welcome and introduction to the NSWHSB
- overview of the OHMR Biospecimen Collection Grant and application process
- important information about data linkage and the CHeReL