Australian Laureate Fellowship

Australian Laureate Fellowship

Funding Body

Australian Research Council

Key Dates

Applications open: 13 January 2014
Request not to assess/CI waiver: 10 February 2014
Internal closing date: 10 February 2014
Applications due at ARC: 24 February 2014


The Administering Organisation will appoint the Australian Laureate Fellow and provide a salary equivalent to a professor (Level E) or equivalent salary (salary negotiable).

In addition to the salary supplement and salary-related (on-cost) support, the ARC may provide:

  • additional funding for up to two postdoctoral research associates (for 5 years each);
  • up to two postgraduate researchers (for 4 years each); and
  • project funding of up to AUD$300,000 per annum, for up to 5 years)

Application Process

  1. Read How to apply for an ARC scheme and Prepare a proposal before you start
  2. Read the ARC Funding Rules and Instructions to Applicants
  3. Create application in RMS and submit draft proposal to Research Grants and Contracts by internal closing date
  4. Complete Research Proposal Clearance Form
  5. Complete the ARC Certification Proforma
  6. Submit complete final application by final application due date along with Request not to assess form (if applicable)