The University of Newcastle offers a range of research support schemes to foster and encourage researchers to the point where they can become competitive for external research funding

Internal grants

The University of Newcastle offers a range of research support schemes to foster and encourage researchers to the point where they can become competitive for external research funding.

The Research Advisory Group (RAG) and the Research Office manage these internal grant schemes.

Prior to submission to the Research Office applicants should read all the available information on individual grant pages.

SchemeAssessed byClosing Date
Awards for Research ExcellenceDVCR&IClosed
Career Enhancement Fellowships for Academic WomenCFACClosed - Scheme under review
Conference Travel GrantsResearch Office PersonnelSee the Conference Travel Grants page for Faculty funding details
DVCR&I Initiative to support external ARC/NHMRC Fellowship applicantsD/PVCR&IClosed
Early Career Researcher GrantsResearch Advisory GroupClosed - Scheme under review
Equity Research FellowshipsResearch Advisory Group

Closed

Linkage Pilot GrantsSee GuidelinesClosed - Scheme under review
New Staff GrantsDVCR&IClosed - Scheme under review
Near Miss Grant No internal application required
DVCR&I International Visitor SchemeDVCR&IClosed