Research Endowment Fund

The Research Endowment Fund (REF) is an annual competitive financial grant round to support research activity of high quality across St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne campuses.

The REF and the REF Committee are guided by the St Vincent's Director of Research and managed by its Research Facilitation Unit.

REF 2017 Key dates for funding commencing 2018
Applications Open: 01 August 2017
Applications Close: 31 August 2017
Awards Presentation: 29 November 2017
Deeds of Agreement: December 2017/January 2018
Funding Periods: January/February 2018

Applications must be completed and submitted in hard copy and electronically by 5:00pm Thursday 31 August 2017. Please refer to the guidelines for more details on the application process. 

Registrations and Applications are to be submitted in the 'Abstracts' tab of the menu.

The REF Guidlines and Application Form can be downloaded below: