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 EoI Applications open Applications close
Australian Laureate Fellowships 30 Jun 2022 14 Sep 2022 9 Nov 2022
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 30 Jun 2022 14 Oct 2022 9 Dec 2022
Discovery Indigenous 26 Oct 2022 23 Nov 2022 23 Feb 2023
Discovery Projects N/A 1 Dec 2022 8 Mar 2023
Early Career Industry Fellowship 30 Jun 2022 20 Sept 2022 3 Nov 2022
Future Fellowships 30 Jun 2022 5 Oct 2022 30 Nov 2022
Industrial Transformation Research Program:
Research Hubs
14 Sept 2022 21 Oct 2022 15 Dec 2022
Industrial Transformation Research Program:
Training Centres
14 Sept 2022 21 Oct 2022 15 Dec 2022
Industry Laureate Fellowship 30 Jun 2022 6 Oct 2022 17 Nov 2022

Linkage Projects
Round 1
Round 2
Round 3


14 Dec 2022
14 Dec 2022
14 Dec 2022

14 Dec 2022
5 April 2023
1 Aug 2023

4 April 2023
31 July 2023
13 Dec 2023
Linkage Infrastructure Equipment & Facilities (LIEF) 2 Dec 2022 25 Jan 2023 29 Mar 2023
Mid-Career Industry Fellowship 30 Jun 2022 8 Sep 2022 20 Oct 2022

National Intelligence and Security Discovery
 - Intelligence Challenges

19 Aug 2022 26 September 2022 7 November 2022
National Intelligence and Security Discovery
 - Security Challenges
19 Aug 2022 26 September 2022 7 November 2022

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