The College offers two Education Research Grants (ERGs) to Regional Training Organisations to establish and develop research partnerships with academic institutions in the training region.

The ERGs aim to build research capability in rural generalist medical education and training with a specific focus on improvement.

Applying information

Applications for ERG commencing in January 2022 opens Monday 31 May 2021. Full details on applying are outlined in the ERG handbook.

Key dates

Applications open31 May 2021
Applications close19 July 2021
Offers made to RTOs16 - 30 September 2021
ERG Projects Commence
January 2022
ERG Project CompletedDecember 2022
Applications open4 May 2020
Applications close26 June 2020
Offers made to RTOs13 August 2020
Funding agreements issued, funding provided, and individual projects commence
14 September 2020
RTO orientation and initial progress report due16 April 2021
RTO mid-term report due12 July 2021
RTO Final admin, research findings and financial reconciliation report due18 February 2022