NeCTAR invites proposals for eResearch infrastructure funding

7 May 2012

NeCTAR has issued a Request For Proposals to the Australian research community to create and develop research infrastructure for Virtual Laboratories and Research Cloud nodes.

NeCTAR's Request for Proposals (RFP) is the process by which members of the Australian research community are invited to apply for funding to build an aspect of NeCTAR's eResearch program areas.

Those interested in submitting project proposals must register to download the RFP documentation.

PART D of this documentation is vital to the process and proposers must be familiar with the important information it contains.

Briefing session
A face-to-face and online briefing session is planned for Wednesday May 16, 2pm-4pm, Level 2, 234 Queensberry Street, Carlton, Melbourne, Lecture theatre 227. Please visit the NeCTAR website for full details.


All RFP stage two project proposals must be submitted before 4pm AEST on Friday June 29, 2012 via email to

Email RFP stage two questions to and please read RFP stage one questions and answers as this information is still relevant.

There will be no call for eResearch Tool or National Server Program node proposals in this Stage Two RFP.