Rejoinders for the National Intelligence and Security Discovery Research Grants (Intelligence Challenges) and National Intelligence and Security Discovery Research Grants (National Security Challenges) program for funding commencing in 2022, are now open in the funding entity specific portal of the Research Management System (RMS). 

The closing date for rejoinders is 5:00pm (AEDT) Wednesday, 16 February 2022.

Instructions for submitting a Rejoinder in RMS are available on the ARC Research Grants Services website and GrantConnect.

Please note that RGS, on behalf of ONI and Defence-NSSTC, may not accept late Rejoinder submissions. If you wish to submit a Rejoinder, please ensure that you do so by the deadline above.

If an inappropriate assessment is identified, please submit an NISDRG Assessment Review Request by 5:00pm (AEDT) on Monday, 7 February 2022. The assessment review process provides the opportunity for any identified issues to be resolved prior to the submission of the rejoinder.

If you have any questions, please email