Deakin Research

Deakin Research

ARC Discovery Projects 2012 - Rejoinders

Funding Body

Australian Research Council

Scheme/ Round

Discovery Projects 2012


Discovery Projects supports research undertaken by individual researchers or research teams and recognises the importance of fundamental research to the national innovation system.  The objectives of Discovery Projects are to:

  • support excellent fundamental research by individuals and teams;
  • enhance the scale and focus of research in the National Research Priorities;
  • expand Australia’s knowledge base and research capability;
  • encourage research and research training in high-quality research environments;
  • enhance international collaboration in research; and
  • foster the international competitiveness of Australian research.

Funding Amounts

Minimum $20,000 pa Maximum $500,000 pa.




11 Jul 2011

External deadline - rejoinder must be submitted to Research Office by 9am


via RMS


How to Submit a Rejoinder

1. Read the instructions on how to view assessments and submit rejoinders

2. Read your assessor reports and discuss these with team members

3. Read the Grants Office Advice on Rejoinders

4. Draft rejoinder and check it meets the criteria listed in the advice document

5. Ask an independent reader to proof read your response

6. Submit the rejoinder on RMS



ARC documents


Other Important Information


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28th June 2011