ARC drip

1 November 2016

The Australian Research Council has awarded 999 projects a total of $416 million under its Major Grants program.

The funding spreads across several competitive funding schemes, including Discovery Projects. Under this major ARC grant scheme, 630 projects were selected at a success rate of 18%, to receive a total of $234.7 million.

By comparison, in the previous year 665 projects were funded with $250 million.

The total breakdown of the announced 2016 Major Grant funding is as follows:

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