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 4 Aug 2021 1 Sep 2021 27 Oct 2021
Centres of Excellence
Expression of Interest (EOI)
Full application

10 Jul 2020
 -

8 Jun 2021
8 Dec 2021

28 Jul 2021
23 Mar 2022
Discovery Early Career Research Awards 17 Aug 2021 8 Sep 2021 17 Nov 2021
Discovery Indigenous 28 Oct 2020 25 Nov 2020 17 Mar 2021
Discovery Projects     CLOSED
Future Fellowships 15 Sep 2021 13 Oct 2021 8 Dec 2021
Industrial Transformation Research Program:
Research Hubs
TBA 4 Aug 2021 13 Oct 2021
Industrial Transformation Research Program:
Training Centres
TBA 4 Aug 2021 13 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

    CLOSED
National Intelligence and Security Discovery
 - Security Challenges
    CLOSED

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