NSW Health Drug and Alcohol Research Grants Program 2012/13

The NSW Ministry of Health, Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Office (MHDAO) invites applications for funding under the 2012/13 Drug and Alcohol Research Grants Program.


The Research Grants Program supports innovation in drug and alcohol research in NSW, and provides 12 month funding for small research projects under the following categories:


Category 1: Applicants with 5 or more years experience in research. MHDAO is particularly interested in receiving applications in this category that focus on:

  • Pharmaceutical opioids;
  • Intersections and collaborations across specialist and primary care sectors in drug and alcohol service delivery; and
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population groups.

Category 2: Applicants with less than 5 years experience in research and who are currently working in a NSW Drug and Alcohol Service.


All applications must be completed in accordance with the MHDAO Research Guidelines and submitted on the MHDAO Research Application Form.


Applications must be received by close of business (5:00pm) Friday 18 May 2012


For further enquiries please visit the MHDAO Research web page http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/mhdao/research.asp or email mhdaoresearch@doh.health.nsw.gov.au