ARC Discovery Projects - strategies for winning a grant

Course description

This session will provide you with information about:

  • Choosing your team - benchmarking and project limits,
  • Understanding different section requirements,
  • How to present your project as innovative, with benefit and impact to researchers and the broader community,
  • ROPE, including Research Outputs,
  • Budgets and justifications

In addition, a panel of DP recipients including Prof Nick Spencer (CMPH) and Prof Neil Brewer (CEPSW) will provide insight into how they prepare successful applications.

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

Go to our research income training and development series to see the full program:

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

Type of course



Maya Roberts
Research Development and Support

Who should attend

  • MCR
  • Established researchers
  • Research support staff

What you will learn

  • Strategies for assessing track record and choosing the right team,
  • Understanding how Field of Research codes are used for assessment,
  • Insight into how to sell a project on the first page,
  • Insight into how to sell a project on the first page,
  • Techniques for preparing ROPE sections,
  • Benefits of meeting deadlines for support.

Upcoming events

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Waiting list

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