Linkage Learned Academies Special Projects (LASP) funds the Learned Academies to undertake projects. Applications are accepted from the Australian Learned Academies:
  • Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
  • Australian Academy of Science
  • Australian Academy of the Humanities
  • Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia
  • The Australian Council of Learned Academies.


The objective of the LASP scheme is to support the development of Australian research. LASP aims to provide the Learned Academies and the Australian Council of Learned Academies with the flexibility to achieve that objective.

Linkage Learned Academies Special Projects 2017

  • Release of Funding Rules: 9 May 2017
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 14 June 2017
  • Proposals Open: 15 May 2017
  • Proposals Close: 28 June 2017
  • Rejoinders: Not applicable
  • Anticipated announcement: November 2017