Other funding

Other popular funding schemes

Deakin Research subscribes to Research Professional – a database that allows researchers to set up saved searches and email alerts for funding opportunities of direct relevance to them.  
Research Professional provides guidance sheets to help you establish your profile.  If you need additional support, please contact your faculty/institute Liaison Librarian.

The list below is intended as a guide to some of the more popular funding opportunities. There are many other awards.  Use Research Professional to find those relevant to your level of expertise and discipline.

If you find another opportunity, please lodge a Notice of Intent to Submit (NOIS) (DOC, 43KB) as soon as possible and submit the complete application and signed Grant Application Coversheet (DOC, 31KB) at least 10 working days prior to the external submission date via email to research-grants@deakin.edu.au

Resources to assist you in completing your application and  the Grant Application Coversheet can be found in our Resources and FAQs wiki page. This includes:

  • Research definitions - types of research
  • Costing domestic and international travel
  • Deakin University Salary Rates
  • Research Classification Codes - FOR Codes and SEO Code
  • Grant FAQs

Open Opportunities

NOIS due Funding Body and Scheme Complete application and signed coversheet
06 Sept 2019Rosemary Bryant Foundation - Nursing and Midwifery Research Grants (Accelerator Grant and Seeding Grants)20 Sept 2019
09 Sept 2019Lizard Island Postdoctoral Fellowships23 Sept 2019
11 Sept 2019Australia-India strategic research fund (AISRF) Early- and Mid-Career Fellowships 202025 Sept 2019
16 Sept 2019Suicide Prevention Australia - Postdoctoral Fellowships30 Sept 2019
20 Sept 2019AINSE Supported Facilities (ASF) Travel Scholarship 20204 Oct 2019
23 Sept 2019Rio Tinto Australia-Japan collaboration Programme grants - Foundation for Australia-Japan Studies7 Oct 2019
24 Sept 2019

Australia-India strategic research fund (AISRF) Collaborative Research Projects

Please use AISRF NOIS form

LIMITS APPLY - Late NOIS will not be accepted

Shortlisted applicants will be advised
26 Sept 2019L.E.W. Carty Charitable Fund - Childhood and Adolescent Obesity - EOI

LIMITS APPLY - Late NOIS will not be accepted
Shortlisted applicants will be advised
08 Oct 2019Mason Foundation - Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) Grants22 Oct 2019
11 Oct 2019Foundation for High Blood Pressure Research - Early Career Transition Grants25 Oct 2019
28 Oct 2019

Australian Academy of Science - Japan Society for the Promotion of Science fellowship

11 Nov 2019
31 Oct 2019Australian Geographic Society Sponsorship14 Nov 2019
31 Oct 2019Australian Rangeland Society Awards14 Nov 2019
01 Nov 2019University of Alberta - QSR-IIQM Research Grant for Early Career Researchers15 Nov 2019
04 Nov 2019Ecological Society of Australia - Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment postgraduate research grants18 Nov 2019
03 Jan 2020Foundation for National Parks and Wildlife - Community conservation grants17 Jan 2020

Continuous Opportunities

NOIS due Funding Body and Scheme Complete application and signed coversheet
ASAPGeorgina Sweet Travel Support for a Female Keynote Speaker in Quantitative Biomedical Science 10 working days prior to external submission
ASAPVictoria Law Foundation (VLF) - Small Grants
Note: You are strongly encouraged to contact the VLF Grants Manager to discuss your project before applying wherever possible. 
10 working days prior to external submission