Australian Research Council (ARC)

The Australian Research Council is a statutory authority within the Australian Government. Its mission is to deliver policy and programs that advance Australian research and innovation globally and benefit the community.

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ARC schemes

Grant title Internal NOI Applications open Applications close
Australian Laureate Fellowships TBA TBA TBA
Centres of Excellence
Expression of Interest (EOI)
Full application

10 Jul 2020
 -

1 Jun 2021
15 Dec 2021

21 Jul 2021
23 Mar 2022
Discovery Early Career Research Awards TBA TBA TBA
Discovery Indigenous 28 Oct 2020 25 Nov 2020 17 Mar 2021
Discovery Projects 13 Oct 2021 10 Nov 2021 23 Feb 2022
Future Fellowships TBA TBA TBA
Industrial Transformation Research Program:
Research Hubs
TBA 6 Aug 2021 15 Oct 2021
Industrial Transformation Research Program:
Training Centres
TBA 6 Aug 2021 15 Oct 2021
Linkage Projects
Round 1
Round 2
Round 3

16 Mar 2021
19 Jul 2021
18 Nov 2021

18 Dec 2020
18 Dec 2020
18 Dec 2020

13 Apr 2021
16 Aug 2021
16 Dec 2021
Linkage Infrastructure Equipment & Facilities (LIEF) 16 Nov 2020 27 Jan 2021 10 Mar 2021

National Intelligence and Security Discovery
 - Intelligence Challenges

N/A 27 September 2021 26 November 2021
National Intelligence and Security Discovery
 - Security Challenges
N/A 27 September 2021 26 November 2021

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