- Monday 21 March 2016
- 9.00am (AEST)
- Monday 2 May 2016
- 11.59pm (AEST)
- July 2016
Notification of outcomes
The Melbourne Research Fellowships (Career Interruptions) Program enables eligible researchers to enhance or re-establish their academic careers where they have been severely interrupted, delayed or otherwise constrained by chronic illness, child bearing, child rearing or other caring duties.
Successful applicants will receive $60,000 (oncosts inclusive) plus $15,000 for travel or research support, including small equipment purchases.
To be eligible for this scheme, potential candidates must have completed a PhD degree in their field three to ten years prior to application.
Academic staff already employed by UoM, but not in a continuing position, are eligible to apply.
How to apply
Review the funding guidelines
Read the Melbourne Research Fellowships (Career Interruptions) Program guidelines.
Check Faculty/School processes
Contact your Faculty/School research office to ensure you have met any Faculty/School specific requirements.
Complete the application
Complete the application form and attach all necessary supporting documentation.
HoD to sign off on application
Provide the Head of Department with your completed application for review and signing.
Save file for submission
Combine the application form and supporting material into one pdf document.
Supply referees with documentation
Supply referees with program Guidelines, your application and Referee's Report Form. Ask referees to email their reports to email@example.com before the due date.
Submit final application
Submit the application in PDF form via Themis by the due date.
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|Business and Economics||Sarah Grahamemail@example.com|
|Education||Jacinta Ridgefirstname.lastname@example.org||Applicants must submit a copy of their application to MGSE by Thursday 28 April, 2016.|
|Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences||Anna Crossemail@example.com||MDHS applicants are offered mentoring by Prof Mary Wlodek. Applicants wishing to have their application mentored/reviewed must submit a copy to Anna Cross by COB Thursday 14 April, 2016.|
|Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences||Edwina Gohfirstname.lastname@example.org||Prospective applicants must complete the FVAS-specific requirements prior to contacting HOD/completing their application.|
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