Our 2020 impact

240+ Workshops, seminars, mentoring sessions, presentations delivered
3285 Engaged Academics/Researchers participated in RA learning, development and support opportunities
Awarded 6 Women in Research STEMM ECR PhD Scholarships
310 Expert Presenter/Facilitator/ Mentor contributions
65% Increased reach to the research community

Connecting and empowering researchers

Research Advantage is designed to support researchers through education, training, mentoring and special programs. A unique program that is targeted to assist at all stages of their career, Research Advantage offers support our researchers can rely on.

Special initiatives

2021 Fulbright scholarship applications now open

2021 Fulbright scholarship applications now open

The new round of Fulbright Scholarships for Australian candidates is now open and will close on 6 July 2021. Research Advantage provides our researchers with a competitive edge when applying for a Fulbright Scholarship.

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Research Advantage resource hub

Research Advantage resource hub

A central platform for staff of the University of Newcastle to access Research Advantage resources, including presentations and recordings from our sessions. You can view our upcoming events calendar and further information on each of our initiatives.

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