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.