Other Australian grants

Accepting and managing your funding

A large number of Australian sponsors offer substantial grants. These sponsors range from large charities and other organisation listed in the Australian Competitive Grants Register offering Category 1 grants and fellowships to smaller organisation or philanthropists offering one off grants.

Grant offerings will be  listed in Research Professional as they become available.  Grants listed in Research Professional will be annotated with University of Melbourne specific application information. This information will only be available to those who log in to Research Professional using their University of Melbourne user account. Registration is free for all University of Melbourne staff.

Should you come across a funding opportunity you wish to apply for that lacks University of Melbourne specific application information, please email the relevant grants team.

  • Endeavour Research Fellowships

    The University of Melbourne welcomes international citizens and permanent residents who wish to pursue their PhD or undertake a postdoctoral exchange using financial support obtained by them under the Australian Department of Education's Endeavour Research Fellowships program.

  • Schemes for International Collaboration

    The University supports international collaboration through several opportunities across the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), the Department of Education and Training, and the Department of Industry, Innovation, and Science, among others.

  • Westpac Research Fellowships

    These Fellowships offer early career researchers a unique opportunity to support their groundbreaking research, provide access to networks, open career pathways and global experiences.