Application process for researchers

Application Steps

  1. Download and complete the application form [DOCX 40KB].
  2. Convert the completed form to a PDF file and attach the written endorsements from:
    1. All co-applicants and/or
    2. Head of Department or Research Director, if Academic Researcher; or Supervisor, if graduate research student
  3. Include any relevant supporting documents, e.g. publisher contract
  4. Submit applications to

Budget Calculation

Please ensure you have calculated your budget accurately prior to submitting your application. The platform pricing calculator can be used to calculate costs for casual staff:

Download Pricing Calculator [XML 32KB]

All rates are based on those outlined in the collective agreement.

On costs for casual employment are outlined in the salary service rates document.

Work that includes engagement of external suppliers, software or hardware hire, subscription fees, travel etc. will need to be priced separately.

For further information about the SRA Platform, please contact:
T: 03 9479 1935