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Australian Laureate Fellowships

Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2018* –  PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (149KB)
*Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Future Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, Discovery Indigenous and Discovery Projects schemes.

Previous round's Funding Agreements for Australian Laureate Fellowships

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (148KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Future Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, Discovery Projects and Discovery Indigenous schemes
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2016* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (122KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, Discovery Projects and Discovery Indigenous schemes
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2015* – PDF Format (920KB) – Word Format (140KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, Discovery Projects and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014* – PDF Format (836KB) – Word Format (139KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, Discovery Projects and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2013 – PDF Format (235KB) – Word Format (104KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 – PDF Format (733KB) – Word Format (93KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2011 – PDF Format (372KB) – RTF Format (658KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2010 – PDF Format (242KB) – RTF Format (643KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2009 – PDF Format (316KB) – RTF Format (1.24MB)

Discovery Projects

Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2019* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (149KB))
*Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Future Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Indigenous schemes.

Previous round's Funding Agreements for Discovery Projects

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2018* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (148KB)
  • *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Future Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (122KB)
  • *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2016* – PDF Format (920KB) – Word Format (140KB)
  • *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2015* – PDF Format (920KB) – Word Format (140KB)
  • *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (390KB) – Word Format (112KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2013 – PDF Format (184KB) – Word Format (103KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 – PDF Format (294KB) – Word Format (188KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2011 – PDF Format (696KB) – RTF Format (449KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2010 – PDF Format (659KB) – RTF Format (244KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2009 – PDF Format (238KB) – RTF Format (384KB)

Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2019*  PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (149KB)
*Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Future Fellowships, Discovery Indigenous and Discovery Projects schemes.

Previous round's Funding Agreements for Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2018* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (148KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Future Fellowships, Discovery Indigenous and Discovery Projects schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (122KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Projects and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2016* – PDF Format (920KB) – Word Format (140KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Projects and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2015* – PDF Format (836KB) – Word Format (139KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Projects and Discovery Indigenous schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (333KB) – Word Format (95KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2013 – PDF Format (580KB) – Word Format (91KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 – PDF Format (198KB) – Word Format (173KB)

Discovery Indigenous

Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2019* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (149KB)
*Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Future Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Projects schemes.

Previous round's Funding Agreements for Discovery Indigenous

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2018* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (148KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Future Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Projects schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (122KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Projects schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2016* – PDF Format (920KB) – Word Format (140KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Projects schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2015* – PDF Format (836KB) – Word Format (139KB) 
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Projects schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (330KB) – Word Format (112KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2013 – PDF Format (172KB) – Word Format (111KB)

Future Fellowships

Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2018* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (149KB)
*Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Future Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award and Discovery Projects schemes.

Previous round's Funding Agreements for Future Fellowships

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017* – PDF Format (1MB) – Word Format (148KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Australian Laureate Fellowships, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award, Discovery Indigenous and Discovery Projects schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2016 – PDF Format (8MB) – Word Format (113KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2015 – PDF Format (426KB) – Word Format (111KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (351KB) – Word Format (146KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2013 – PDF Format (235KB) – Word Format (168KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 – PDF Format (736KB) – Word Format (119KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2011 – PDF Format (294KB) – Word Format (241KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2010 – PDF Format (360KB) – RTF Format (1.28MB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2009 – PDF Format (352KB) – RTF Format (146KB)