Research and Funding Opportunities

The Melbourne Interdisciplinary Research Institutes offer seed funding for projects, as well as Fellowship and PhD scholarship opportunities.

Information on interdisciplinary research and funding opportunities is available from the following institute links:

Seed funding for interdisciplinary research may also be offered via,

Please visit the University's Internal Grants and Fellowships webpage for information regarding further opportunities.


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