Today the Office of National Intelligence and the Department of Defence announced a new National Intelligence and Security Discovery Research Grants (NISDRG) Program. 

The Guidelines for the NISDRG funded by the Office of National Intelligence and the Department of Defence are now available on GrantConnect.  

Further information will be published on GrantConnect and the ARC website once the scheme is open for applications.

For further information please see the ARC website.  

If you have questions regarding the NISDRG Grant Guidelines, please email

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

While the Grant Guidelines are available to view, you will need to sign in or create a User Registration account in GrantConnect to access all relevant documentation for Grant Opportunities

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