BLOGS WEBSITE

ARC Linkage Infrastructure Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) Applications for Funding Commencing in 2020

The LIEF scheme provides funding for research infrastructure, equipment and facilities that can be shared between higher education organisations and also with industry.

Important notices:

  • Please read the University’s Information Sheet for LIEF Applications.
  • As at 19 December 2018 – ARC Grant Guidelines for LIEF (LE20) (for applications to be submitted in 2019 for funding in 2020) have not yet been released. Dates and timelines will be confirmed after the release of the Guidelines.
  • Expression of Interest (EOI) form required. Please refer to details below.

Key Dates

University of Adelaide Expressions of Interest and Full Proposals (invited only)

Activity ARC Date Internal Due Date ARC Due Date
STAGE 1 – LIEF bids led by The University of Adelaide or other organisations
LIEF Expressions of Interest (UofA process)
Researcher submits EOI to Research Services (send to seapgrants@adelaide.edu.au).
Wednesday
6 February 2019
LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
LIEF Expressions of Interest (UofA process)
Schools/Faculties consider LIEF EOIs and provides details of proposals endorsed and anticipated support due to Research Services.
Friday
1 March 2019
LIEF Expressions of Interest (UofA process)
DVCR reviews School/Faculty/Institute contributions/rankings and makes final recommendation on University contribution.
Not later than Friday
15 March 2019
STAGE 2 LIEF Full Application Submission
ARC LIEF
ARC Funding Rules released
TBC
ARC LIEF
ARC Proposals Open in RMS
TBC
ARC LIEF
Request not to assess due to Research Services (for submitting to ARC) Send to: seapgrants@adelaide.edu.au
TBC TBC
Complete and final ARC LIEF applications

  • an electronic copy of your complete proposal – the pdf report generated out of RMS.

with:

  • Signed UA Internal Signature page
  • Other organisations’ signed certifications confirming cash and in-kind contributions

Please lodge these documents with Research Services – seapgrants@adelaide.edu.au, and complete a Research Funding Request (RFR) eForm (through ResearchMaster).

Wednesday
20 March 2019
TBC

Submitting an Expression of Interest Form

Prior to submitting an EoI, please review the University of Adelaide LIEF 2020 Internal Information Sheet. This document contains important information regarding University co-funding and leverage requirements, internal processes and timelines.

  • Instructions and links to the ARC’s LIEF Grant Guidelines for the 2020 round will be available on the Research Services website when the scheme opens.
  • The LIEF Instructions to Applicants for 2020 are not yet available. Further information will be circulated as it becomes available.
  • Proposals open in ARC’s application system (RMS) on TBC 2019.
  • The University needs to ascertain what areas and groups are intending to apply for LIEF funding in 2020 in order to arrange necessary co-investment and joint bids with other SA universities (Flinders and University of South Australia) – therefore an EOI MUST BE SUBMITTED:
This entry was posted in News Articles and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.
 

Comments are closed.