Visiting Research Fellowship Grant Program 2020 application form

Applicant information (must be a La Trobe University staff member with a continuing or fixed-term teaching and research/or research-only appointment of greater than two years).

Application information
Please enter your La Trobe email address.
Visiting fellow information
A short CV of the proposed visiting fellow which must demonstrate standing in the field and institutional affiliation (no more than 10 pages).
(doc, docx or pdf file type only. Maximum 8MB file size)
Project information
Maximum 20 words

Please keep your explanation below 700 words

Your answer should include your:
• aims
• innovation and significance
• brief method
• expected outcomes and likely impact of research

Clearly articulate how this project:
• aligns with promoting and advancing La Trobe University’s strengths in Asia and/or strengthening La Trobe’s research reputation and expertise
• strengthens research partnerships with Asian institutions
• will deliver high quality research outputs and enhance the University’s capacity to win competitive research funding
• will leverage external funding in the future.

Provide a short statement of proposed presentation/s and work to develop research culture. Maximum 150 words.
Is ethics approval required? *
If ethics approval has been granted, please attach the approval letter.
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Is an industry partner required? *
If the partnership has been established provide the name of the industry partner(s) and the nature of the partnership that exists.
List prospective industry partners for your project who could benefit from the proposed research project. Industry partners may include business, government agencies, community organisations, etc.
Please list up to five of your top publications and funded research projects along with the H-Index, if relevant, to demonstrate the impact of your research. If H-Index is not available, please provide your La Trobe Scholar profile URL.
Please use this budget template to fill in the proposed expenditure details and submit it below, or inform us of a simple budget to show how funds will be used and identification of any other funding sources. Maximum 200 words
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Please note: funds will not be available until January 2020 and must be spent by 31 December 2020

Support statement
A statement of commitment and support that will be provided by the school/department or centre must be provided by the relevant head of School / Head of Department / Head of Centre
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Privacy Statement

All information provided by applicants will be treated as confidential. At La Trobe University, we respect the privacy of your personal information. We collect personal information in your application to determine your eligibility for a La Trobe Asia Visiting Research Fellowship Grant, and to assess your application. In accordance with privacy laws, personal information about you contained in your application will not be used for any other purpose or disclosed to any person who is not part of the La Trobe assessment and allocation process, without your permission. You may have the right to access personal information we hold about you, subject to any exceptions in relevant laws, by contacting the La Trobe Asia Office. The La Trobe University privacy policy can be viewed at: