For Funding Rules, application instructions and forms for this scheme, please visit the ARC website.


Critical Dates

Key Activities Dates
ARC Future Fellowship Scheme FT18 opens in RMS

3 October 2017

Eligibility Exemption Requests to RDS

25 October 2017

Request not to Assess - RDS Deadline

1 November 2017

Request not to Assess - ARC Deadline

8 November 2017

College Approved Institutional Statements provided to RDS

8 November 2017

RDS complete advanced draft application (pdf generated in RMS), Flinders University certification form and ARC Certification Proforma

25 October 2017

ARC Future Fellowship Scheme FT18 closes in RMS

22 November 2017



RDS Compliance Review: Due 25 October 2017

Research Development and Support requires one complete application, from RMS, for compliance review. Please email arc@flinders.edu.au when you application is ready for review.


College Quality Review

Review of draft applications may be available at College level. Please contact your Dean (Research) or college research administration staff (details below).


Submission of Final Application in RMS to RDS

Final submission to RDS in RMS is due by 12 pm on 22 November 2017.


RMS (ARC online grant application system)

All applications are submitted to the ARC via the RMS.

An RMS account is required for all Chief Investigators (CIs).

To access the RMS click on the link in the top right hand corner of the ARC website: ARC page.


RDS Resources

For further specific resources, including assistance on preparing Strategic Statements please see here. For the RDS’s general application resources, please see this page.



Research Development and Support


Maya Roberts, Senior Grants Officer (8201 7698)



Business, Government and Law – Mrs Michele Lang (8201 2715)

Education, Psychology and Social Work - Ms Marja van Breda (8201 7529)

Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences – Mr Narmon Tulsi (8201 2868)

Medicine and Public Health - health.research@flinders.edu.au

Nursing and Health Sciences – nhs.research@flinders.edu.au

Science and Engineering – fse.research@flinders.edu.au