All accountable authorities and officials must use GrantConnect to publish all Grant Opportunities, all Grant Opportunity Agreements and all addenda/alterations. 

The ARC will no longer publish Grant Agreements (formerly known as Funding Agreements) on our website.

You will need to sign in or create a User Registration account in GrantConnect to access all relevant documentation for Grant Opportunities.

All Forecast Opportunities for Linkage Program are now available on GrantConnect.

For further information on GrantConnect, please refer to the ARC GrantConnect information page or the GrantConnect website

Previous versions of Funding Agreements are available on the TROVE snapshot of the ARC website.

Please also note that some documents in this archive list may not meet Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1. Please contact communications@arc.gov.au if you have any issues retrieving or accessing these files.

ARC Centres of Excellence

Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017 – PDF Format (462KB) – Word Format (145KB) 

Previous round's Funding/Grant Agreements  for ARC Centres of Excellence

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (461KB) – Word Format (144KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2011 – RTF Format (1.05MB)

Industrial Transformation Research Program

Industrial Transformation Research Hubs

Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2018* – PDF Format (462KB) – Word Format (145KB) 
*Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Industrial Transformation Training Centres, Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities and Linkage Projects schemes.

Previous round's Funding/Grant Agreements for Industrial Transformation Research Hubs

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017* – PDF Format (478KB) – Word Format (137KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Industrial Transformation Training CentresLinkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities and Linkage Projects schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2015* – PDF Format (749KB) – Word Format (127KB) 
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities, Linkage Projects and Industrial Transformation Training Centres schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (366KB) – Word Format (129KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2013 – PDF Format (366KB) – Word Format (129KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 –PDF Format (214KB) – Word Format (116KB)

Industrial Transformation Training Centres

Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2018* – PDF Format (462KB) – Word Format (145KB) 
*Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Industrial Transformation Research Hubs, Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities and Linkage Projects schemes.

Previous round's Funding/Grant Agreements for Industrial Transformation Training Centres

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017* – PDF Format (478KB) – Word Format (137KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Industrial Transformation Research Hubs, Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities and Linkage Projects schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2016* – PDF Format (749KB) – Word Format (127B) 
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities, Linkage Projects and Industrial Transformation Research Hubs schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2015 – PDF Format (366KB) – Word Format (137B)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (366KB) – Word Format (137B)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2013 – PDF Format (366KB) – Word Format (137B)

Linkage Projects

Previous round's Funding/Grant Agreements for Linkage Projects

  • Funding Agreement for Linkage Projects for funding commencing in 2019 is available on GrantConnect
  • Funding Agreement for funding applied for in 2018* – PDF Format (462KB) – Word Format (145KB) 
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Industrial Transformation Research Hubs, Industrial Transformation Training Centres and Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2017* – PDF Format (478KB) – Word Format (137KB)
    *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Industrial Transformation Research HubsIndustrial Transformation Training Centres and Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2016* – PDF Format (749KB) – Word Format (129KB)
     *Please note: this Funding Agreement also includes the Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities, Industrial Transformation Research Hubs and Industrial Transformation Training Centres schemes.
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2015 – PDF Format (729KB) – Word Format (133KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (406KB) – Word Format (125KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2013 – PDF Format (124KB) – Word Format (410KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 – PDF Format (197KB) – RTF Format (133KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2011 – PDF Format (419KB) – RTF Format (996KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2010 – PDF Format (283KB) – RTF Format (1MB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2009 – PDF Format (293KB) – RTF Format (663KB)
  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2008 – PDF Format (280KB) – RTF Format (633KB)

Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities

Previous round's Funding/Grant Agreements for Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities

Linkage Learned Academies Special Projects

Funding/Grant Agreement for funding commencing in 2017 – PDF Format (889KB) – Word Format (116KB)

Previous round's Funding Agreements for Linkage Learned Academies Special Projects

  • Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (563KB) – WordFormat (107KB)

Special Research Initiatives

  • PFAS Remediation Research Program Grant Agreement for funding commencing in 2018 – PDF Format (674KB) – Word Document (121KB) 
  • Antarctic Gateway Partnership Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (911KB) – Word Format (137KB)
  • Tropical Health and Medicine Draft Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (826KB) – Word Format (118KB)
  • Type 1 Juvenile Diabetes Draft Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2014 – PDF Format (691KB) – Word Format (122KB)
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Researchers’ Network Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 – PDF Format (177KB) – Word Format (107KB)
  • Science of Learning Research Centre Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 – PDF Format (445KB) – Word Format (122KB)
  • ARC Centre of Excellence in Policing and Security Draft Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2006 – PDF Format (277KB) – RTF Format (779KB)
  • Research in Bionic Vision Science and Technology Draft Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2010 – PDF Format (448KB)
  • Synchrotron Science Draft Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2012 – PDF Format (1.1MB) – Word Format (109KB)
  • Stem Cell Science Draft Funding Agreement for funding commencing in 2011 – PDF Format (228KB)