Funding and support
MDI is committed to supporting disability research at the University of Melbourne and in the broader sector. Researchers and community organisations can apply for funding to support pilot projects, community-led projects, events and research translation.
Researchers applying for Fellowships or large grants are encouraged to get in touch to discuss ways in which MDI can contribute to help strengthen applications. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Seed funding to support research ideas and pilot projects that are likely to lead to direct outcomes or further funding.
Community-based Research Scheme supports the evaluation and research of innovative ideas in the broader disability community.
Healthy Trajectories Disability Research Hub Seed Funding
Projects must progress the hub’s vision - which is that all children and young people, including those with disability, have the best chance of reaching their full potential for health and participation across the life span.