CALL for PROPOSALS: Research Grants 2017/2018

ANU Indonesia Project & SMER Research Institute Research Grants 2017/2018

ANU Indonesia Project and SMERU Research Institute are happy to announce that proposal application for Research Grants 2017/2018 is now open.

The Research Grants are designed to stimulate research cooperation between Indonesian and Australian research institutes.

We would like to invite research proposals of collaborative research projects in any of the main research themes of ANU Indonesia Project:

  • trade and industry
  • politics and governance
  • agriculture, resources and the environment
  • social policy and human capital

The research grants will provide funding between AU$5000 to AU$15,000 for research projects of up to 12 months.

Who can apply?

Partnerships of Indonesian and Australian universities and research institutes are eligible to submit proposals. The main applicant should be a senior researcher based at the Indonesian partner institute; the co-applicant should be a researcher based at the Australian partner institute.

 

Applications close on 31 March 2017.

 

Download the application form: ip-researchfunding-application-form-2017

Enquiry: Indonesia.Project@anu.edu.au, sarah.dong@anu.edu.au

 

How to apply

Call for proposals

Indonesia Project Research Grants 2017/2018

To stimulate research cooperation between Indonesian and Australian research institutes, the Indonesia Project of the Australian National University and the SMERU Research Institute invite research proposals for funding collaborative research projects in any of the main research themes of the Indonesia Project: (i) Trade and Industry, (ii) Politics and Governance, (iii) Agriculture, Resources and the Environment, (iv) Social Policy and Human Capital.

Funding

The research grants provide funding of $AU 5,000 to $AU 15,000 for research projects of up to 12 months. The grants are intended to cover the cost of initiating new research activities, such as travel costs, field work, data collection or research assistance. The grants are not meant to cover salary costs of applicants or overhead costs by the applicant institutes. There are 7 research grants available for the 2017/2018 application round.

Who can apply?

Partnerships of Indonesian and Australian universities and research institutes are eligible to submit proposals. The main applicant should be a senior researcher based at the Indonesian partner institute; the co-applicant should be a researcher based at the Australian partner institute.

Evaluation criteria

Proposals will be assessed on the basis of academic quality and research potential. We will give priority to proposals that show prospect for long term cooperation between Indonesian and Australian institutes and obtaining additional funding.

Proposals should specify research objectives, background, significance and innovative aspects, policy relevance, expected outcomes and deliverables, timeline and budget.

Dates and time line

Applications close on 31 March 2017. Applicants will be notified by the end of April 2017.

Proposals can be submitted to the Indonesia Project at indonesia.project@anu.edu.au

For more information please contact
Sarah Dong
E: sarah.dong@anu.edu.au