This program supports on a competitive basis, early career researchers with a demonstrated research capacity who have little or no experience in applying for financial support and conducting funded research. The support of this program will identify the applicant as a member of a research group at USQ and enable the publication of their research outcomes that will assist the researcher in the development of a research track record and enhance future applications for research funding support.
Projects will be supported for a twelve-month period and applications are invited from individuals or small teams (all of whom must be early career researchers). Funds will be available as from 1 January 2012 with the expectation that allocations will be expended in full or committed for expenditure by 31 December 2012. Funds from this program are not intended to support a project that is for a research higher degree.
Eligibility is restricted to:
It is expected that applicants will
An applicant must also