Note:

  1. These are approximate dates and are subject to change. 
  2. Scheme timelines for future funding rounds are in italics
  3. For all schemes the closing time for Requests Not to Assess, Applications Close and Rejoinders is 5.00pm Canberra time on the dates provided.

Key dates for Discovery Projects 2022

  • Release of Grant Guidelines: 8 October 2019
  • Applications Open: 11 November 2020
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 10 February 2021
  • Applications Close: 24 February 2021
  • Rejoinders: 8 June 2021 to 22 June 2021
  • Anticipated announcement: Fourth Quarter 2021

Discovery Projects 2022 Grant Guidelines 

Documentation available via: Discovery Projects 2022 Current Grant Opportunity View—GO4502

Important dates for Discovery Projects 2022 grant application process

Key dates for Discovery Indigenous 2022

  • Release of Grant Guidelines: 8 October 2019
  • Applications Open: 25 November 2020
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 3 March 2021
  • Applications Close: 17 March 2021
  • Rejoinders: 17 June 2021 to 30 June 2021
  • Anticipated announcement: Fourth Quarter 2021

Discovery Indigenous 2022 Grant Guidelines

Documentation available via: Discovery Indigenous 2022 Current Grant Opportunity View—GO4534

Important dates for Discovery Indigenous 2022 grant application process  

Key dates for Linkage Projects 2021 

  • Applications open: 18 December 2020 
  • Applications close: 16 December 2021 

There are three assessment rounds for applications for Linkage Projects for funding applied for in 2021. Applications can be submitted at any time between 18 December 2020 and 16 December 2021 and will be assessed within one of three assessment rounds:  

Linkage Projects 2021 Assessment Round 1 

  • Applications close: 13 April 2021 
  • Request Not to Assess close: 13 April 2021 
  • Rejoinders: 16 June 2021 to 29 June 2021 
  • Anticipated announcement: October 2021 (Approximately six months from the application closing date for this round)  

Linkage Projects 2021 Assessment Round 2 

  • Applications close: 16 August 2021  
  • Request Not to Assess close: 16 August 2021 
  • Rejoinders: 6 October 2021 to 19 October 2021 
  • Anticipated announcement: February 2022 (Approximately six months from the application closing date for this round) 

Linkage Projects 2021 Assessment Round 3 

  • Applications close: 16 December 2021 
  • Request Not to Assess close: 16 December 2021 
  • Rejoinders: 2 March 2022 to 15 March 2022 
  • Anticipated announcement: June 2022 (Approximately six months from the application closing date for this round) 

Linkage Projects 2021 Grant Guidelines – LP2021  

Documentation available via: Linkage Projects 2021 Current Grant Opportunity View—GO4564

Important dates for Linkage Projects 2021 grant application process 

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Key dates for Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities 2022

  • Release of Grant Guidelines: 20 November 2019
  • Applications Open: 27 January 2021
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 17 March 2021
  • Applications Close: 31 March 2021
  • Rejoinders: 7 July 2021 to 21 July 2021 
  • Anticipated announcement: Fourth Quarter 2021

Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities 2022 Grant Guidelines – LE2022

Documentation available via: Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities 2022 Current Grant Opportunity View – GO4619

Important dates for Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities 2022 grant application process 

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Key dates for Industrial Transformation Training Centres 2022 

  • Release of Grant Guidelines: 23 July 2021
  • Applications Open: 6 August 2021 (originally4 August 2021 )
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 1 October 2021 (originally 29 September 2021)
  • Applications Close: 15 October 2021 (originally 13 October 2021)
  • Rejoinders: 5 January 2022 to 18 January 2022 
  • Anticipated announcement: Second Quarter 2022 

Linkage Program Grant Guidelines (2021 Edition) Industrial Transformation Research Program (ITRP) Industrial Transformation Training Centres 

Documentation available via: Industrial Transformation Training Centres Grant Opportunity View  – GO4993

Important dates for Industrial Transformation Research Program 2022 grant application process

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Key dates for Industrial Transformation Research Hubs 2022 

  • Release of Grant Guidelines: 23 July 2021
  • Applications Open: 6 August 2021 (originally4 August 2021 )
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 1 October 2021 (originally 29 September 2021)
  • Applications Close: 15 October 2021 (originally 13 October 2021)
  • Rejoinders: 5 January 2022 to 18 January 2022 
  • Anticipated announcement: Second Quarter 2022 

Linkage Program Grant Guidelines (2021 Edition) Industrial Transformation Research Program (ITRP) Industrial Transformation Research Hubs

Documentation available via: Industrial Transformation Research Hubs Grant Opportunity View – GO4995

Important dates for Industrial Transformation Research Program 2022 grant application process 

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Key dates for ARC Centres of Excellence 2023

  • Expression of Interest (EOI) period
    • EOI Open: 1 June 2021 
    • EOI Close: 21 July 2021 
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 7 July 2021
  • EOI Rejoinder period: 23 September 2021 to 7 October 2021
  • Full application period
    • Applications Open: 15 December 2021
    • Applications Close: 23 March 2022 
  • Rejoinder period: 25 May 2022 to 9 June 2022 
  • Anticipated announcement: Fourth Quarter 2022 

ARC Centres of Excellence 2023 Grant Guidelines - CoE2023

Documentation available via: ARC Centres of Excellence 2023 Current Grant Opportunity View – GO4854

Important dates for ARC Centres of Excellence 2023 grant application process

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Key dates for Australian Laureate Fellowships 2022 

  • Applications Open: to be advised
  • Request Not to Assess Close: to be advised
  • Applications Close: to be advised
  • Rejoinders: to be advised
  • Anticipated announcement: to be advised

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Key dates for Future Fellowships 2022 

  • Applications Open: to be advised
  • Request Not to Assess Close: to be advised
  • Applications Close: to be advised
  • Rejoinders: to be advised
  • Anticipated announcement: to be advised

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Key dates for Discovery Early Career Researcher Award 2023 

  • Applications Open: to be advised  
  • Request Not to Assess Close: to be advised  
  • Applications Close: to be advised  
  • Rejoinders: to be advised  
  • Anticipated announcement: to be advised  

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Key dates for Discovery Projects 2023 

  • Applications Open: 10 November 2021 
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 9 February 2022 
  • Applications Close: 23 February 2022 
  • Rejoinders: 14 June 2022 to 27 June 2022 
  • Anticipated announcement: Fourth Quarter 2022 

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Key dates for Discovery Indigenous 2023 

  • Applications Open: 24 November 2021 
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 2 March 2022 
  • Applications Close: 16 March 2022 
  • Rejoinders: 20 June 2022 to 1 July 2022 
  • Anticipated announcement: Fourth Quarter 2022 

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Key dates for Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities 2023 

  • Applications Open: 27 January 2022 
  • Request Not to Assess Close: 23 March 2022 
  • Applications Close: 6 April 2022 
  • Rejoinders: 13 July 2022 to 26 July 2022 
  • Anticipated announcement: Fourth Quarter 2022