ARC LIEF - Notice of Intent (NOI)

Updated 15/09/2022

Notices of Intent (NoI) for LE24 are due to Research Funding 12 noon Wednesday 7th December 2022.

The NoI form is available for Download here:

FedUni LIEF LE24 NoI form v1 (Word Doc 53 KB) for internal and external lead applications

If you are interested in applying for a LIEF LE24, please discuss this with your Centre Director or Nominee in the first instance to confirm support before contacting

ARC LIEF LE24 - Revised dates (current as of 15/09/2022)

Key Dates

7 Dec 2022Notices of Intent (NoI) for LE24 due to Research Funding

Dec - Jan TBC

VicLIEF 24 EOIs open

25 Jan 2023

ARC LE24 applications open in RMS.

1 Mar 2023, 12 noonInternal Application Compliance and Budget Review

23 Mar 2023 TBC

Request not to Assess due to ARC

22 Mar 2023, 12 noon

Final Internal Submission for LE24 DVCRI approval

29 Mar 2023, 5pm

ARC Close for full LE24 applications

12 - 25 Jul 2023 TBCRejoinder period
Forth quarter 2023 TBCAnticipated announcement

LIEF2024 VicLIEF expressions of interest

In preparation for the ARC LIEF 2024 grants round, Victorian universities will collaborate via a VicLIEF Expressions of Interest process to coordinate applications.

All Federation University researchers intending to submit a LIEF grant application for the 2024 (LE24) round are required to enter a VicLIEF EoI submission.

The VicLIEF EoI period is yet to be announced for 2024 applications.

Key Dates


VicLIEF EOI system opens

7 Dec 2022, 12 noon

Notices of Intent (NoI) due to Research Funding


EOIs for VicLIEF 2024 Round close.


Each participating University’s Research Office will collate and review EOIs led by their institution, contacting lead CI’s for clarification where necessary.


Meeting of all Victorian-based university representatives to review EOIs.

The help-sheet for the LE23 VicLIEF Expressions of Interest process is available for reference:

LE23 EOI Helpsheet_Fed_Nov21 (Word Doc 236 KB)