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Research Grants Awarded

The following are Research Grants that have recently been awarded to Environment Institute members:

  • Vicki Thomson secures Australia-India Strategic Research Fund Fellowship
    A big congratulations to Dr Vicki Thomson (School of Biological Sciences) who has been awarded one of only four Australia-India Strategic Research Fund Fellowships from the Australian Academy of Science. The fellowship, which is valued at $88,000, will...
    Sun, 18 Dec 2016 15:28:47 +0930
  • New project to build climate resilience
    The Goyder Institute has launched a new project in collaboration with the University of Adelaide and CSIRO to improve our resilience against climate change. The Climate resilience analysis framework and tools project will be spearheaded by Associate Pr...
    Wed, 14 Dec 2016 11:50:12 +0930
  • ARC success for EI researchers
    The Australian Research Council (ARC) grants have just been unveiled today and it’s good news for Environment Institute researchers! Congratulations to EI researchers who have secured ARC funding in the November 1st announcement. Professor Ivan Nagelke...
    Tue, 01 Nov 2016 11:59:59 +0930
  • New Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage
    A seven-year, $45.7 million centre will investigate the beginning of Australia’s unique biodiversity and Indigenous heritage, while inspiring Australian children to engage with science. The Australia Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence for Aust...
    Thu, 08 Sep 2016 13:28:40 +0930
  • What do wombats, UAV’s and tiger snake venom have in common? They are the focus of our successful 2016 ARC Linkage grants!
    Congratulations to Environment Institute researchers who have had success in todays 2016 ARC Linkage Grant announcement! The details of the three successful projects for the EI are below, with all the successful applicants Australia wide listed on the ...
    Fri, 06 May 2016 16:10:31 +0930
  • Future Fellowship Award
    The Environment Institute congratulates Dr Frank Reith on being awarded a Future Fellowship by the Australian Research Council. Dr Reith intends to use the fellowship to research new tools for gold exploration and processing.
    Fri, 18 Dec 2015 14:26:52 +0930
  • Media release: $16.9 million for new Uni of Adelaide research
    Reconstructing Australia’s pre-European genetic history, investigating possible cell wall weaknesses in the fungus that causes head blight disease in cereals, developing wearable antennas to monitor the aged, and investigating heat as a risk factor in ...
    Tue, 03 Nov 2015 09:32:21 +0930
  • Media release: $3.1 million for nine new industry-linked projects
    The University of Adelaide today has been awarded $3.1 million for new research projects working with industry, community and government in areas including cycling safety, flood risk, improved smelting efficiencies and new heat-tolerant wheat varieties...
    Thu, 09 Jul 2015 12:45:46 +0930
  • Environment Institute ARC Discovery and DECRA grant success
    Congratulations to Environment Institute leaders and members involved with the following successful ARC grants. The tally for the Environment Institute for this round stands at 5 Discovery Projects (5 of 28 for UoA) 2 DECRA (2 of 10 for UoA) Congrats t...
    Wed, 05 Nov 2014 17:02:31 +0930
  • Prof Alan Cooper awarded prestigious 2014 Australian Laureate Fellowship
    16 Australian Laureate Awards were announced today. The Environment Institute’s Prof Alan Cooper has been successful in his proposal of a project that will use ancient microbiomes and genomes to reconstruct human history, including indigenous Australia...
    Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:33:05 +0930

This list is compiled from Environment Institute blog.

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