Deakin Research

Deakin Research


Deakin University Strategic Research Centres 2013 - 2015

Funding Body

Deakin University

Scheme/ Round

Strategic Research Centres 2013 - 2015


The purpose of the SRCs is to facilitate research concentration and growth in Deakin's areas of research strength by bringing together groups of researchers around a common research agenda. They are further intended to assist in attracting and retaining high performing researchers and research teams in areas of strategic importance. The SRCs are expected to establish and maintain a strong group of researchers who will develop a distinctive portfolio of high quality research.  The research environment created by these groupings will stimulate research and research training, make more efficient use of and increase infrastructure, and assist Deakin to build a stronger research profile in the short to mid-term.

Funding Amounts

SRC support will include 3 years of base line funding supplemented by performance based funding.


Internal Deadlines


27 June 2012

SRC round opens



24 July 2012 Submit Expression of Interest (EOI) in pdf format to Deakin Research Mandatory Via email to
6 Aug 2012 Invitation to submit full application (Invited applicants only)  
7 Sept 2012 Submit Full Application in pdf format to Deakin Research Mandatory (Invited applicants only) Via email to
Oct 2012 Outcomes announced    

How to Apply

1. Read the SRC 2013 - 2015 Guidelines & Conditions98KB and the SRC 2013 - 2015 Instructions to Applicants46KB

2. Submit an Expression Of Interest112KB

3. Submit Full Application if invited to do so (The full application form will be sent to successful applicants)



DU Templates & Forms

SRC 2013 -2015 Guidelines & Conditions98KB

SRC 2013 - 2015 Instructions to Applicants46KB

SRC 2013 - 2015 Expression of Interest112KB



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20th July 2012