Call for applications: ARC Linkage Projects 2011: forms, guidelines and help

Thursday, 18 March 2010

The Australian Research Council Linkage Projects 2011 Round 1 is now open, with application forms available on the ARC's Research Management System (RMS). Please notify Debbie Thackray if you intend to apply. See also event  information on writing workshops to support your application.

ARC Linkage Projects writing workshops: Expressions of Interest

Thursday, 18 March 2010

Write a winning application! 

This series of writing workshops coordinated by the UWA Research Development Office is open to all staff across the University applying for ARC Linkage Projects in 2010.

Call for applications: new funding scheme for collaborative research with Germany

Wednesday, 3 March 2010

The Australian Academy of Science invites applications for two new bilateral funding initiatives to support researcher mobility and collaborative research projects between Australia and Germany in key priority fields of research in 2010 - 2011.

Call for applications - International Fullbright Science and Technology PhD Scholarships

Wednesday, 3 March 2010

The US Government's most prestigious and valuable education scholarships, International Fulbright Science and Technology Awards, for promising graduate students to undertake PhD study at top US universities in fields of science, technology or engineering are now open.

Call for proposals: French-Australian Science and Technology Program

Thursday, 18 February 2010

The Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research together with the French Government has opened 2010 round of the French-Australian Science and Technology Program (FAST) program. 

Call for applications: NHMRC Partnerships and NHMRC Australia Fellowships

Thursday, 18 February 2010

The National Health and Medical Research Council is calling for applications under the Partnerships and Australia Fellowship schemes.

UWA's ocean glider fit for a prince

Tuesday, 16 February 2010

His Royal Highness Prince William of Wales KG took a keen interest in a high-tech marine ocean glider owned by The UWA when he visited CSIRO aboard the Marine National Facility Research Vessel Southern Surveyor in Sydney last month.

Winthrop Professor Chari Pattiaratchi said the glider had helped revolutionise ocean observations and climate science, playing a vital role in understanding climate change, rising sea levels and ocean acidification.

Texting the human voice in hostile conditions

Tuesday, 16 February 2010

An advanced system that will allow speech recognition in spaces filled with other voices, noise and echoes is being developed by an international team led by Associate Professor Roberto Togneri.

Reminder: UWA guidelines, assistance and feedback on ARC Discovery Projects

Thursday, 4 February 2010

UWA Internal Guidelines with information, handy hints on completing applications, a budget costing template, guidelines on using the ARC's RMS application system and links to relevant ARC documentation are available on the UWA website.

Call for applications: Science Academies Scientific Visits Fellowships

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

The Australian Academy of Science invites applications from professional scientists to visit Europe, North America (Canada, USA and Mexico) and North East Asia (China, Korea and Taiwan) between 1 July 2010 and 31 March 2011 to collaborate with researchers in those countries.

Proposals in any field of natural science, basic and applied, including mathematics and engineering science, will be considered. The duration of the visits must be between 14 and 40 days.