ARC - Grants budgets

Course description

This session will be presented in 4 parts to:

  • Navigate the ARC documentation to draw out all sections of relevance to budget
  • Highlight the importance of the budget justification and show a successful example
  • Identify resources to cost items within budget categories (including in-kind contributions)
  • Work through a practical example of a simple approach to generate a budget driven by a project methodology (if attendees have seen this example before, they are welcome to leave at this point)

Flinders’ Research Community based in rural and remote locations will be able to access and participate in the workshop. Please indicate if you are from a rural or remote location when enrolling or contact Kirsty de Ruyter at

Here is the full program for our research income training and development series:

  • Grants Evolution Category 1
  • Grants Evolution Category 2 & 3.

Type of course



Mary Lyons
Research Development and Support

Who should attend

  • ECR
  • MCR
  • Established researcher
  • Research support staff

What you will learn

  • Navigate the ARC documentation
  • Identify sections of the application relevant to budget 
  • Design a budget which represents good value for money, and speaks to the feasibility of the project
  • Justify why a budget item is required and how the cost has been calculated
  • Generate a budget driven by project methodology

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