Australian Research Landscape


2018–19 Federal investment in R&D, by portfolio and program (approx. AU$9.6 billion) 

Federal investment in R&D. Source: Science, Research and Innovation Budget Tables 2018–19.


2018–19 Federal investment in R&D, by sector (approx. AU$9.6 billion) 

Federal investment in R&D. Source: Science, Research and Innovation Budget Tables 2018–19.


Selected research agencies 2000–01 to 2021–22 funding ($m)



Source: Science, Research and Innovation Budget Tables 2018–19.

Selected research agencies, 2000–01 to 2021–22 funding. Source: Science, Research and Innovation Budget Tables 2018–19.


NCGP Funding by Institution (%) 2009–2018

Stacked area chart showing ARC NCGP funding (new and ongoing) by institution over the years 2009–2018 (excl. some LP17, and all LP18, FT18 & FL18). 

ARC NCGP funding by Fields of Research 2009–2018

Stacked area chart showing ARC NCGP funding (new and ongoing) by two digit Fields of Research 2009–2018 (excl. some LP17, and all LP18, FT18 & FL18). Projects for which there is no FoR code nominated are excluded.


National Competitive Grants Program

Graphical representation of schemes in the ARC's National Competitive Grants Program. Each scheme is a rectangle with the area of the rectangle representing ARC funding (new and ongoing projects) for 2018.


ARC NCGP funding by scheme 2009–2018

Stacked area chart showing ARC funding by scheme through the years 2009-2018 (New and ongoing).