Special Studies Program
Special Studies Program provides eligible academic staff with release from normal duties and access to financial assistance in order to enhance their research productivity, teaching practice, professional practice, artistic development and/or qualifications.
Special Studies Program Policy and Special Studies Procedures outline the framework and principles by which the program operates, including eligibility requirements. It is important that you read these documents and other supporting documentation and resources provided on this page prior to beginning your application.
Friday, 18 June 2021
Friday, 16 July 2021
Special Studies Program applications in 2021 are for programs to be undertaken in 2022. Programs would normally include time spent at locations outside of the University and normally for a minimum period of six weeks.
COVID-19 Travel Considerations
Applications will be considered in line with the current travel advise and COVID-19 travel restrictions. Further information is available from SCU Travel Services.
As part of the Special Studies Program process, reports are received from the Research Office on research outputs and provided to the Committee. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Research Office to review their research outputs and provide updates as needed as early as possible in the process.
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- SCU Travel
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For more information on the Special Studies Program please email email@example.com or contact HR Services on 02 6620 3667.