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 5 Aug 2020 11 Sep 2020 4 Nov 2020
Centres of Excellence
Expression of Interest (EOI)
Full application

10 Jul 2020
 -

8 Jun 2021
8 Dec 2021

28 Jul 2021
2 Mar 2022
Discovery Early Career Research Awards 2022 19 Aug 2020 16 Sep 2020 25 Nov 2020
Discovery Indigenous 28 Oct 2020 25 Nov 2020 17 Mar 2021
Discovery Projects 14 Oct 2020 11 Nov 2020 24 Feb 2021
Future Fellowships 16 Sep 2020 14 Oct 2020 9 Dec 2020
Industrial Transformation Research Program:
Research Hubs
9 Apr 2020 10 Sep 2020 18 Nov 2020
Industrial Transformation Research Program:
Training Centres
9 Apr 2020 10 Sep 2020 18 Nov 2020
Linkage Projects
Round 1
Round 2
Round 3
OPEN 20 Dec 2019
CLOSED
CLOSED
17 Dec 2020
Linkage Infrastructure Equipment & Facilities (LIEF) 16 Nov 2020 27 Jan 2021 10 Mar 2021
National Intelligence and Security Discovery Research Grants - Intelligence Challenges ASAP 27 Oct 2020 16 Dec 2020
National Intelligence and Security Discovery Research Grants - Security Challenges ASAP 27 Oct 2020 16 Dec 2020

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