Australian Laureate Fellowships
For funding commencing in 2017
Research Office contact:
|This scheme is currently open|
If you are interested in applying or have an external colleague interested in applying via UON, please contact Judy Alexander about UON support in developing and submitting the application.
The Australian Laureate Fellowships Scheme reflects the Commonwealth's commitment to supporting excellence in research by attracting world-class researchers and research leaders to key positions, as well as creating new rewards and incentives for the application of their talents in Australia.
Open to applications from outstanding researchers of international repute, the Australian Laureate Fellowships Scheme encourages proposals involving Australian and international researchers by providing eligible Australian Laureate Fellows with Project Funding in addition to a salary supplement and salary-related (on-cost) support.
Up to 17 Australian Laureate Fellowships may be awarded each year, including fellowships allocated to exceptional female researchers who will also undertake an ambassadorial role to promote women in research. Preference will be given to researchers who will play a significant, sustained leadership and mentoring role in building Australia's internationally competitive research capacity.
For further information, please visit the Australian Laureate Fellowship page on the ARC website.
This scheme is currently closed. Visit the ARC Australian Laureate Scheme webpage for further details.
Wednesday 5 October 2016
Request not to Assess due to the Research Office
10am Monday 14 November 2016
Request not to Assess due to the ARC
Wednesday 16 November 2016
UON Application for Final Deadline
Wednesday 23 November 2016
Wednesday 30 November 2016
- Funding Rules
- Instructions to Applicants and Frequently Asked Questions
- Sample Application Forms
- Certification Proforma
- Request not to Assess
- External Grant Application Coversheet (includes ARC/NHMRC) (DOC)
- ARC/NHMRC Application Submission Procedure (PDF)
- Quick Guide - External Application Coversheet process (PDF)
- Request for extension to UON Application for Final Deadline (DOC)
For further information regarding the Australian Laureate Fellowships Scheme, please contact email@example.com or phone on (02) 492 17733.
RMS 2.0 allows researchers requesting funding under the ARC National Competitive Grants Program to prepare and submit proposals electronically via the internet.
Each proposal is completed by researchers and consists of an electronic document generated from a combination of data entered directly into the proposal form, and PDF documents attached to the proposal form in RMS 2.0.
Note: The Admin Organisation will be The University of Newcastle
The RMS Funding Announcement Page contains links to key documents such as:
- Introduction to RMS 2.0 Login
- Submitting a Proposal in RMS 2.0
All new applications as well as final reports will need to be submitted to RMS 2.0.
RMS minimum system requirements
RMS 2.0 is compatible with the latest versions of Google Chrome and Microsoft Internet Explorer. Compatibility with different browsers or older versions of Google Chrome and Microsoft Internet Explorer is not guaranteed.
If you have a current ARC grant with outstanding reports, this may affect your eligibility for current ARC applications. Please see the ARC Reporting Requirements webpage.
Access to Successful Applications
Research Services can provide researchers with access to view successful applications where the lead Chief Investigator has provided consent.
Applications must be viewed in hard copy in the Research Services office or by arrangement at HMRI on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
How to Arrange to View a Successful Application
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request access to view successful applications for a specific scheme. Please include preferred date(s), time(s) and location.
Confirmation of the date, time and venue will be provided to you by Research Services staff.
Tools for Completing Your Application
Confidentiality and IP
Please note: In past rounds, the ARC warranted confidentiality. The Funding Rules now state "the ARC gives no undertaking to keep confidential any information provided in the Proposal except where required by law."
Due to this change we recommend that if submitting a research project with potential IP which could be patented/exploited or involves an Industry Partner which requires confidentiality, applicants should insert the following sentence at the start of the Project Description within their application:
"The following project is disclosed to the ARC in confidence for the purpose only of applying for ARC Funding."
Useful Information for preparing your applications
- ARC Salary Costs for Professional Staff 2017 (XLS)
- ARC Salary Costs for Academic Staff 2017 (XLS)
- Preparing Research Budgets
- Request for extension to UON Final Application Deadline (DOC)