ARC and NHMRC internal dates for current rounds (2020/21 applications)

Updated 30/03/2020

The internal dates have been released for ARC and NHMRC 2020 applications

The current version of the timetable of dates and milestones is available here:

DP21, DE21 and NHMRC - Internal Due Dates and Milestones (choc frog) v10.0 (Word Doc. 33kb)

For EOI deadlines, please see the table above under ARC & NHMRC expression of interest dates 2020/21.

Please be aware that ARC and NHMRC due dates change from year to year.

Any questions or concerns regarding the process can be directed to Tina D’Urbano, Team Leader, Research Funding (research.funding@federation.edu.au).

Special Research Initiative for Australian Society, History and Culture - SR20 Round 2

Under the Australian Research Council's Linkage Program

The ARC have recently announced a new Special Research Initiative (SRI) grant round for projects in Australian Society, History and Culture. This grant round is now open.


Up to $12 million in total funding for up to three years, will be available to support research grants with funding between $20,000 and $100,000 per year. The funding will be available for research on Australian and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander society, history, culture,literature, art, music, politics and geography.

Internal Due Dates

Grant EOI Deadline

Internal Compliance and Budget Deadline

Final Internal Submission Deadline

ARC External Deadline

12 noon 16/03/2020

12 noon 15/04/2020

12 noon 29/04/2020

12 noon 5pm 06/05/2020 (via RMS)

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please submit your ARC Grant EOI (Dean signed) to Research Funding Team at research.funding@federation.edu.au by the Grant EOI Deadline.

For more information, visit the ARC website at https://www.arc.gov.au/grants/linkage-program/special-research-initiatives/special-research-initiative-australian-society-history-and-culture .

For Guidelines, Instructions to Applicants & Other Relevant Docs please scroll below.