Resource Links for Funding & Contracts

Funding General Resources

Australian Research Council (ARC) Resources

Funding Rules

Instructions to Applicants

Sample Application Forms


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Linkage Program

  • Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) Projects

Discovery Program

  • Discovery Indigenous Projects