Major grants – ARC & NHMRC

Australian Research Council (ARC) schemes

Research Management System (RMS)

Applications for ARC funding must be submitted using the ARC's online application system. It is recommended that you commence your application in the RMS, as early as possible.

Australian Laureate Fellowships

If you are interested in applying for a Laureate Fellowship in the next round, please contact the Research Office as soon as possible.  Laureate Fellowship applicants will be supported on a one-on-one basis.

Dates

Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification form due to the Research Office23 October 2017
Request not to assess due to Research Office25 October 2017
Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking26 October 2017
Letter of Support due to Research Office for DVCR signature27 October 2017
CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC6 November 2017
ARC submission deadline9 November 2017

Further information

View full details on the ARC's website.

Contact

Please contact the Research Grants team if you intend to apply in a future round.

Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA)

Dates

Draft project proposal due to Research Office for review and feedback1 December 2017
Proposals open in RMS8 January 2018
Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking; Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification form due to the Research Office22 February 2018
Request not to assess due to Research Office26 February 2018
CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC12 March 2018
ARC submission deadline14 March 2018

External Applicants, please note:

If you are not currently based at La Trobe University but would like to submit an application to the DECRA scheme through the University, please contact the Research Grants team as soon as possible so we can make the necessary arrangements to support your application.

Resources

Toolkits and budget support resources are available on the staff intranet

Further information

View full details on the ARC's website.

Contact

For all enquiries, please contact Dr Alexander Lugg: Ph 03 9479 5827: A.Lugg2@latrobe.edu.au and the Grants team: researchgrants@latrobe.edu.au

Discovery Indigenous

Dates

Proposals Open in RMS21 November 2017
Draft project proposal due to the Research Office for review and feedback1 December 2017
Request not to assess due to Research Office12 March 2018
Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking;  Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification forms due to the Research Office14 March 2018
CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC26 March 2018
ARC submission deadline28 March 2018

Further information

View full details on the ARC's website.

Contact

For all enquiries, please contact Dr Alexander Lugg: A.Lugg2@latrobe.edu.au and the Grants team: researchgrants@latrobe.edu.au

Discovery Projects

Dates

Proposals open in RMS13 November 2017
Draft project proposal due to the Research Office for review and feedback1 December 2017
Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking; Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification forms due to the Research Office1 February 2018
Request not to assess due to Research Office5 February 2018

CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC.

19 February 2018
ARC submission deadline21 February 2018

Resources

Toolkits and budget support resources are available on the staff intranet

Further information

View full details on the ARC's website.

Contact

For all enquiries, please contact Dr Alexander Lugg: A.Lugg2@latrobe.edu.au and the Grants team: researchgrants@latrobe.edu.au

Future Fellowships

If you are interested in applying for a Future Fellowship in the next round, please contact the Research Office as soon as possible.  Future Fellowship applicants will be supported on a one-on-one basis.

Dates

Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking; Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification form due to Research Office25 October 2017
Request not to assess due to Research Office6 November 2017
Strategic Statement due to Research Office for DVCR signature. RAS and certification form due to the Research Office10 November 2017
CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC.20 November 2017
ARC submission deadline22 November 2017

Further Information

View full details on the ARC's website.

Contact

For all enquiries, please contact Dr Alexander Lugg: A.Lugg2@latrobe.edu.au and the Grants team: researchgrants@latrobe.edu.au

Industrial Transformation Research Hubs and Industrial Transformation Training Centres

Dates

Request not to assess due to Research Office13 November 2017
Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking; Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification forms due to Research Office22 November
CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC27 November 2017
ARC submission deadline29 November 2017

Further information

Full details on the ARC website.

Contact

For all enquiries, please contact Dr Alexander Lugg: A.Lugg2@latrobe.edu.au and the Grants team: researchgrants@latrobe.edu.au

Linkage Infrastructure Equipment and Facilities (LIEF)

Dates

Draft project proposal due to the Research Office for review and feedback

1 December 2017
Request not to assess due to Research Office

12 March 2018

Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking; Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification forms due to Research Office14 March 2018

CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC.

26 March 2018

ARC submission deadline

28 March 2018

*Please note that Victorian universities run a state-wide EOI process for LIEF; dates described here may change.

Further information

Full details on the ARC's website.

Contact

For all enquiries, please contact Dr Alexander Lugg: A.Lugg2@latrobe.edu.au

Linkage projects

2017 Dates
Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking; Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification forms due to Research Office6 December 2017
CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC.15 December 2017

Last day for submitting proposals under the 2017 round of the Linkage Projects scheme. Please note that any information in RMS and not submitted will be lost after this date.

19 December 2017
2018 Dates
Intake 1:

Please advise the Grants Team if you intend to submit a Linkage. Contact Dr Simon Kerr, Grants Manager s.kerr@latrobe.edu.au Ph: 03 94791947

If you need support developing industry and community partnerships, the Grants Team can put you in contact with members of the University Partnerships and Industry Engagement teams

Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking; Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification forms due to Research Office5 March 2018
CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC.21 March
Intake 2:

Please advise the Grants Team if you intend to submit a Linkage. Contact Dr Simon Kerr, Grants Manager s.kerr@latrobe.edu.au Ph: 03 94791947

If you need support developing industry and community partnerships, the Grants Team can put you in contact with members of the University Partnerships and Industry Engagement teams

Full application due to Research Office for compliance and eligibility checking; Research Application Summary (RAS) and certification forms due to Research Office21 May 2018
CI submits to the Research Office in RMS. Research Office will submit to the ARC.6 June 2018

If you are interested in applying for a Linkage Project grant, please contact the Research Office as soon as possible.  To provide clearer understanding around the application process, the University has set quarterly application deadline for Linkage Project submissions. Please click here for further information on the University internal application process.

Further information

View full details on the ARC's website.

Contact

For all enquiries, please contact Dr Alexander Lugg: A.Lugg2@latrobe.edu.au and the Grants team: researchgrants@latrobe.edu.au