Clinical trials in mitochondrial disease (mito) are almost non-existent in Australia. The Mito Foundation is eager for more pharmaceutical companies to see Australia as a viable location to conduct clinical trials. For Australia to be a candidate for clinical trials, infrastructure must be in place. This may include venues and staff to run the trial, internet resources and bio-banking facilities.

Mito Foundation Clinical Trial Grants will be A$66,500 per year for three years.

Funding Round, Applications and Report Templates

Funding Round

The next funding round opens in 2024.


Click below to download our information and application form.

To apply, complete the form and send it to the Mito Foundation Grants Officer via

Please call (02) 8033 4113 if you have any queries.

Report Templates

Please contact if you require additional information regarding your existing grant reporting requirements.

Funded Clinical Trial Support Grants

Creating an Australian Clinical Trials Network

$225,000 AUD

01/11/2018 → 31/10/2021

Researcher: Professor Carolyn Sue

This project will support the activities of the Australian Clinical Trials Network for Mitochondrial Disease (ACTN-MD) and the running of…