Internal Research Support Schemes

The University of South Australia offers a range of internal research support schemes. These scheme aim to:

  • foster and encourage researchers to the point where they can become competitive for external research funding
  • support researchers conduct early-stage projects
  • help develop research collaborations with industry partners and other universities

The University also participates in a number of joint funding initiatives with other Australian and international universities and other organisations. The Research and Innovation Services Office manage these internal grant schemes. Prior to submission of a proposal, applicants are encouraged to read all the available information on individual grant pages.

Scheme Applications Open Applications Close
Research Themes Investment Scheme - Seed Funding  12 July 2019  26 August 2019
Research Themes Investment Scheme - Development (scholarship) funding

SCHEME NOT RUNNING IN 2019

FUNDS REALLOCATED TO OTHER HDR SCHOLARSHIPS
Research & Innovation Bridging Fellowship Scheme Rolling Scheme An application form must be completed by the Fellow at least 6 months before the external fellowship funding ends.
Early Career Researcher International Travel Grant Rolling Scheme Applicants are encouraged to apply and submit their applications at least 6 months in advance of their proposed travel dates.
Visiting Distinguished Thought Leader Scheme Rolling Scheme Applicants are encouraged to apply and submit their applications at least 6 months in advance of their proposed travel dates.
Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperative Scheme (Universities Australia - DAAD) 3 April 2019 13 June 2019
FAPESP SPRINT (ATN)    
CROWDFUNDING@UniSA Continuous Continuous

Future Industries Accelerator

Every 6 weeks, see website for details

Every 6 weeks, see website for details

DVC:R&I Co contribution Investment Scheme

Continuous Requests for investment must be submitted to RIS no later than 2 weeks before the funding bodies grant submission deadline.