New funding for gambling research

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Applications for funding are now open for round nine of the foundation’s Grants for Gambling Research Program.

Researchers are invited to submit proposals focused on the following themes:

  • exploring issues concerning gambling in vulnerable populations:
    • Aboriginal Victorians
    • culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities, or
    • older Victorians
  • intersections between gambling and family violence.

Applications will be accepted for both in-depth investigative grants (up to $200,000 over 3 years), and early career researchers (up to $50,000 over 2 years).

Applications must demonstrate connection with, and relevance to, the Victorian population.

Please see tender number: VRGF 3-17 on for an application pack and further details.

The closing date for applications is 5pm Friday, 8 September 2017.

About the program

The Grants for Gambling Research Program aims to encourage researchers from a variety of disciplines to undertake independent, investigator-initiated research into gambling and problem gambling.

Read more about the Grants for Gambling Research Program.

More about research

Read more about the foundation’s research program.