- Thursday 7 June 2018
- 12:30pm - 1:30pm (AEST)
ECR Grants Seminar - Please see Support Documents below for recording and slides
- Friday 8 June 2018
- Monday 25 June 2018
Eligibility Exemption Requests due
- Wednesday 1 August 2018
- 11.59pm (AEST)
- Monday 5 November 2018
Deadline for notification of outcomes
*PLEASE NOTE: Faculty Expression of Interest and Review Deadlines also apply. Please see the table below (How to Apply, Section 2) for further information.
The objectives of this scheme are to:
- Support early career researchers with high research potential to progress their research careers by funding high quality research projects and pilot research projects on a competitive basis
- Encourage research of new members of staff seeking to establish their program of research at the University
- Enhance the staff member’s competitiveness in bidding for external research funds
- Provide experience in preparing a grant application for peer review.
- Provide research funding for projects that are strategically aligned with the University’s priorities.
Funding for successful applicants commences January 2019 for a period of 12 months. Grants will be awarded with a maximum value of $25,000 for humanities and social sciences and $40,000 for engineering and sciences. Grants requesting less than $5,000 will not be awarded.
How to apply
For all Faculties/Graduate Schools
Review the funding documents
Review the Funding Guidelines and the Instructions to Applicants documents for this scheme.
Review faculty/school processes
Ensure that you are aware of any additional submission requirements specific to your Faculty/School.
Faculty Contact Email Phone Process Architecture, Building and Planning email@example.com (03) 9035 8719 Please submit your Expression of Interest to firstname.lastname@example.org using the provided EOI form [docx] by Monday 9 July 2018. Arts email@example.com (03) 8344 0192
(03) 9035 4040
Submit your application directly to RIC by the 1 August 2018 deadline as per the ECR Grant instructions.
Business and Economics Kristie Matthews (03) 9035 6443 Submit application for comments and review to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 13 July 2018. Submit final application via Themis by 1 August and submit copy of final application to email@example.com. Education Yana Canteloupe (03) 9035 3157 Contact Yana Canteloupe directly by Friday 15 June 2018 Engineering Jessica Finlay (03) 8344 5962 Submit draft application for review to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 9 July 2018. Submit your application directly to RIC, and also a copy to email@example.com by 1 August 2018 Fine Arts and Music Melanie Regan (03) 9035 9395 Submit your application directly to RIC by the 1 August 2018 deadline as per the ECR Grant instructions. Law Mas Generis (03) 8344 9983 Submit your application directly to RIC by the 1 August 2018 deadline as per the ECR Grant instructions. Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Anna Coppel (03) 9035 7928 Science Meghan Bergamin (03) 8344 3947 Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences Edwina Goh (03) 8344 6541 Please provide an Expression of Interest by Friday 22 June
2018 to Edwina at firstname.lastname@example.org. Provide draft application for review and Faculty approval by Friday 13 July 2018. Please refer to the hyperlinked document [pdf] for faculty’s submission requirements.
Complete an eligibility exemption request
If applicable, complete the eligibility exemption request form and submit to email@example.com by 25 June 2018.
Complete the application form and submit in Themis
Complete the application form, save as a single PDF file and submit via the Themis Submissions Workbench.
Documents for 2019 as of 8 June 2018
- Ph: + 61 8344 8418