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​NSW Health Translational Research Grant Scheme (TRGS) -

The Translational Research Grants Scheme funds research projects that will translate into better patient outcomes, health service delivery, and population health and wellbeing. The scheme provides grants to staff within NSW Local Health Districts, Specialty Health Networks, the Ambulance Service of NSW and NSW Health Pathology. Applicants may include medical staff, nursing staff, allied health professionals and population health practitioners.

Applicants are encouraged to partner with other research organisations such as universities and medical research institutes, however research projects must be led by an employee of a Host Organisation within the health system. The scheme is designed to accelerate the development of research capability and evidence translation within NSW health.

TRGS Round 4 Applications are now CLOSED


TRGS Round 5 will open mid - 2020


Executive Endorsement

*** Mandatory process ***

HNELHD Chief Executive (CE) is responsible for submitting HNE Health applications to the NSW Health Translational Research Grants Scheme (TRGS), whether HNE Health is host or partnering organisation. 

The Health Research and Translation Centre will be consulting with relevant service managers regarding your proposed project. Managers, at the service, deprtment/facility AND executive levels relevant to the project will be asked to formally approve submision of the EOI prior to recommendation to the HNE CE.  Please ensure all managers are aware of this prior to submission.

NOTE: All TRGS applications that HNELHD are mentioned within, either as CI, AI, partner organisation will require endorsement from HNELHD Chief Executive via the  Any application that is not endorsed by HNELHD CE will not be recommended for approval. This include cross LHD applications in which HNELHD is not the host organisation.

Previous Funded TRGS Projects

Contact Information

For further information or enquiries please contact: HNELHD Health Research Translation Centre

Will aim to respond to all enquiries within 2 business days.