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Research Funding Scheme

Notre Dame’s Research Funding Scheme is designed to enable research activity, engagement and impact that align with the University’s new Strategic Plan as well as reward staff that are active in research.  The Research Funding Scheme includes:

  • Research Grants Scheme (RGS)
  • Research Incentive Scheme (RIS)
  • Industry-linked Team-based Early Career Researcher Fellowship.

The RGS and the Industry-linked Team-based Early Career Researcher Fellowship cover project funding and research fellowships. The RIS provides research incentives for successful publication or presentation of research outputs by Notre Dame staff.

For more information see the following documents:

You can contact the Research Office for advice on how to apply.

Notre Dame Scholarships

The University offers postgraduate and research scholarship opportunities for Australian Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students, Domestic and International postgraduate students undertaking Higher Degrees in Research. 

For more information on scholarships on offer visit Postgraduate and Research Scholarship.

Notre Dame Awards & Prizes

The University offers several award schemes, among which School awards and the Vice Chancellor awards. These awards are internal opportunities for recognition and financial support. More information can be found online or through Notre Dame’s Learning & Teaching Office.