Discovery Indigenous 2017

Funded by: Australian Research Council

Key information

The Discovery Indigenous scheme provides funding to Eligible Organisations to support research programs led by an Indigenous Australian researcher and build research capacity of higher degree research and early career researchers.

  • Discovery Programme Frequently Asked Questions

  • Discovery Indigenous 2017 Frequently Asked Questions

  • Discovery Indigenous 2017 Instructions to Applicants

Getting started

  1. Contact your College Research Office to advise them of your intent to submit an application

    Each College deals with a different volume of applications, offers different services and has a different internal deadline. Please contact your College Research Office as soon as possible to ensure that you are informed of internal deadlines and recieve any resources that are available to support you in preparing your application. Please note: All communication with the ARC must be done through the Research Services Division so please contact your College if you have any questions.

  2. Start your proposal in ARC's Research Management Sysytem (RMS) Applications for Discovery Indigenous are open in RMS 3 February 2016

    To ensure that you receive any updates from the ARC about this scheme please start a proposal under IN17 in RMS. Please note that you must enter the ANU as the Administering Organisation in section A1 of the application. If you do not have an RMS account please request a new account.

For Research Administrators


ANU RSD Request Not to Assess Deadline

IN17 Requests Not to Assess are due to RSD by 3pm, 17 March 2016

Updated January 2016

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