- Robine Enid Wilson Small Grants Scheme for UNE staff and HDR candidates, Masters and Honours students. Purpose: For the furtherance of teaching and research into the forest ecosystem, its management and preservation. Information Pack – Word Doc version; Information Pack – PDF version
- UNE Postdoctoral Research Fellowships Scheme
- UNE Indigenous Researcher Seed Grant Program for UNE staff and HDR candidates
External funding opportunities
There are excellent ways to source research grant funding opportunities as outlined below. Please give the Grants team an early heads-up that you intend to apply for a scheme as the team can provide plenty of useful advice and support to ensure your application is as competitive as possible.
UNE researchers should subscribe to the UNE Research Office's UNE-Research newsgroup to receive information on funding opportunities and important research announcements. Don't miss out! Subscribing is a very quick and simple process.
Research Professional Funding Database
UNE researchers are encouraged to use Research Professional, a large and powerful funding opportunities database with an excellent search engine, to which UNE subscribes. UNE researchers and students can access this database which covers a wide range of funding schemes in Australia and overseas. You can save your searches and set up email alerts for new opportunities in your research area. NOTE: if you have any difficulty with registering in order to access Research Professional when off-campus or to save your searches, please contact the Grants team for assistance.
GrantConnect - the ‘one stop shop’ for Commonwealth Grant Opportunities. GrantConnect is the Australian Government’s whole-of-government grants information system and is the authoritative source for potential grant applicants to find and access Commonwealth Grant Opportunities and Grant Opportunity Guidelines. Anyone can sign up to receive optional email notification of new Commonwealth Grant Opportunities, relevant to their interests, as they are published. To access Grant Opportunity Guidelines and to receive optional email notifications, users will need to create a GrantConnect account.
The Australian - American Fulbright Commission offers a range of Scholarships, including postgraduate and postdoctoral, to Australian citizens across all career stages.
Australian Government Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships Endeavour Scholarships & Fellowships are internationally competitive, merit-based scholarships provided by the Australian Government that support citizens of countries in the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas to undertake study, research and professional development programmes in Australia and for Australians to undertake these activities overseas.
Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme (DAAD) The Australia-Germany Joint Research Co-operation Scheme is a joint initiative of Universities Australia and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany's national agency for the support of international academic cooperation. It aims to foster research collaboration of the highest quality between Australian researchers from Universities Australia member universities and German researchers from German universities and research institutes.
Other Funding Databases
Grants and other funding programs available from the Australian, state and territory governments.
Offering the largest collection of sponsored research opportunities, GrantSelect is the most effective and comprehensive tool available for any grant seeker.
Grants.gov is your source to FIND and APPLY for federal grants. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the managing partner for Grants.gov, an initiative that is having an unparalleled impact on the grant community.