Industrial Transformation Research Hub (2014)

Status: CLOSED

Internal deadlines

Expression of Interest M 08 Feb 2016
Via Vic LIEF 2017 EOI
See Helpsheet
Request not to assess O 16 Mar 2016
Email Deakin Research Grants
Final application in RMS M 16 Mar 2016
Via RMS Submit to Research Office
Certification forms M 16 Mar 2016
Email Deakin Research Grants

O - Optional / M - Mandatory


This is one element of the ARC's Industrial Transformation Research Program, which is funded under the Linkage Program.

The Industrial Transformation Research Hubs scheme provides funding to engage in cutting edge research on new technologies and economic and social transformation and support the development of research in the Industrial Transformation Priorities.

A strong collaboration and commitment of resources from innovative national and international industries is required; in turn the ARC will provide up to $1 million per annum funding for each Research Hub for up to five consecutive years.

The objectives of this scheme are to:

  • encourage collaborative R&D projects to solve challenging industry issues through innovative research relevant to the Industrial Transformation Priorities
  • drive growth, productivity and competitiveness to within key growth sectors
  • leverage national and international investment in targeted industry sectors.


  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Food and agribusiness
  • Oil, gas and energy resources
  • Mining equipment, technology services
  • Medical technologies and pharmaceuticals.

How to apply

  1. Read the Funding RulesInstructions to Applicants and FAQs.
  2. Liaise with your faculty/SRC.
  3. Submit a Notice of Intent to Submit (NOIS).
  4. Work with your Case Manager and use DU templates provided below.
  5. Organise relevant certification forms.

Documents and information

Additional documentation can be found on the ARC website - Information for Applicants.