Research Translation Projects (RTP) Grant Opportunity now open

The Research Translation Projects (RTP) program is now open for its 13th round.


The RTP grant program seeks to support high quality research projects which have the potential to improve policy and/or practice in WA Health, and aim to investigate efficiencies which can be delivered while maintaining or improving patient outcomes. Projects may be awarded up to $270,000 and must be completed within 24 months.


To be considered applications must include:

  • Addresses relevant contemporary challenges faced by WA health
  • A solid economic analysis of the predicted benefits
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the translation and implementation of research findings into health care policy and practice improvements in WA


Applications which feature projects for subsequent grant applications to external programs, such as the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) are encouraged. Applications from persons in the clinical service delivery environment with suitable multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional collaborations are also encouraged to apply.


The 2019 (Round 13) Guidelines for Applicants and the Application Form can be downloaded from the Research Development site.


Applications close: 1pm, Monday 24 June 2019


For queries or advice on submitting applications and accessing health economics expertise contact the Research Development Unit.