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 14 Oct 2020 11 Nov 2020 24 Feb 2021
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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