The Australia – Germany Joint Research Co-operation Scheme for Funding

Published in the Research School of Physics Event Horizon
Vol45 Issue17 27 April–1 May 2020

Dear Academics,

The Australia – Germany Joint Research Co-operation Scheme for funding commencing in 2021 opened on Thursday 9th April 2020. This scheme is a joint initiative of Universities Australia (UA) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

Dates and deadlines:

Applications open:  Thursday 9 April 2020

Final complete application for full review (applicants to submit to CROs):   Wednesday 20 May 2020 - applications received after this date will only receive a compliance review.

CRO submission to RSD for ranking:  Monday 15 June 2020

If you intend to apply for UA DAAD funding please notify your Research Office so that we can ensure you receive up to date information about the scheme.

Further information and resources, will be provided to applicants who have expressed interest.


Kind regards,



Nishank Shah

Senior Research Management Officer

Joint Colleges Administration | Science; Health & Medicine

The Australian National University, Jaeger 8 Building, 142 Mills Road, Canberra ACT 2601

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