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National Intelligence Postdoctoral Grants

Funder:  Federal – Office of National Intelligence

Grant Background: The National Intelligence Postdoctoral Grant is a new initiative, which involves the sponsorship of unclassified academic research designed to achieve Australian Government objectives for research and innovation in national intelligence and security.

The program will offer funding for Postdoctoral Research Fellow positions for early career researchers to undertake academic research in relation to Research Problems – specific areas of interest and relevance to the National Intelligence Community.

$ Available: Up to $350 000.00.

Eligibility:  To be eligible the postdoctoral candidate must:

  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or New Zealand Special Category Visa Holder,
  • Have a PhD in a relevant field, conferred before the beginning of the postdoctoral position and within five years of the application closing date (Career Interruptions will be considered),
  • Postdoctoral Candidates and their proposed research must be sponsored by you as an accredited Australian University.

Key Dates: Closes on 18 March 2021.


Happy to chat if you need a hand with your application and please share this grant opportunity with anyone who may be interested. Good luck, Melanie

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