Eligibility exemption requests for DECRA now open

Published: Monday 19th January 2015

Eligibility Exemption Requests for the ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) scheme for funding commencing in 2016 are now open in RMS. Closing date is 5.00pm (AEDT) Wednesday 28 January 2015.

Instructions to Applicants and Frequently Asked Questions including information for carers of dependent children are available on the ARC website. DECRA Candidates must submit an Eligibility Exemption Request to determine their eligibility if they do not meet the timing requirements outlined in the DECRA Funding Rules for funding commencing in 2016 or do not have a PhD but have research experience equivalent to obtaining a PhD.