MARC Interdisciplinary Research Funding Schemes: 2019

The Monash Addiction Research Centre (MARC) Research Support Funding Scheme is designed to facilitate innovative and collaborative research, and provides specific funding opportunities for early to mid-career researchers. Through this funding scheme, MARC will provide up to $400,000 in seed-funding and PhD top-up scholarships over two funding rounds.


The aim of these grants is to strengthen addiction-related research at Monash University, and to support the development of new interdisciplinary funding applications.

Opportunities and applications

Currently there are three types of funding opportunities offered on a competitive basis to support applicants conducting addiction-related research:

(1) Collaborative Seed Funding Project Grants

(2) Post-doctoral Seed Project Grants

(3) PhD Top-up Scholarships

Application forms can be downloaded by clicking the relevant link above. Completed application forms and attachments should be emailed in PDF format to before 5pm Friday 28th June 2019.


Eligibility criteria and application process detailed in the guidelines.

Download guidelines.

Submission Timetable

Applications Open: Tuesday 14th May 2019

Applications Close: 5pm Friday 28th June 2019

Further Information

To seek more information on specific proposals applicants are encouraged to contact Krista Crawford prior to the closing date on