Research

Global Challenges seed and project grants now open

May 9, 2018

Global Challenges has supported more than 600 researchers working on research projects, and you could be next!

Material to help transition to clean hydrogen fuel

May 3, 2018

Compound used in sunscreen a catalyst for low-cost, high-performance water splitting.

New find shows early humans were in the Philippines 700,000 years ago

May 3, 2018

New archaeological evidence shows that humans were living in the Philippines by 709,000 years ago – hundreds of thousands of years earlier than previously thought.

The UGPN Research Collaboration Fund: 2018 call for proposals

April 23, 2018

The University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) is an academic consortium spanning four continents, including: North Carolina State University (USA), the University of Sao Paolo (Brazil), University of Surrey (UK) and the University of Wollongong.

UOW hosting remote site for Science Pathways conference

April 18, 2018

Please join us as we follow the EMCR Forum’s fifth national meeting, ‘Science Pathways 2018: Diversify your thinking’, on 23 and 24 April.

Seeking participants: The effects of mindfulness on trauma experiences and EEG activity

April 16, 2018

Adults who have experienced trauma in childhood are invited to join an electronically delivered mindfulness program to investigate how it relates to brainwave activity.

Applications open: Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme

April 12, 2018

The Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme is currently open for applications.

Global Challenges (2018-2023): Consultation closing soon!

April 9, 2018

Building on the successes of the first 5-year term of the Global Challenges Program (GCP), UOW is committed to investing in the program for a second term.

Ian Potter Foundation Grants

April 4, 2018

Funding rounds are now open for six Ian Potter program areas, with varying submission requirements and deadlines.

Funding applications open: Coal research program

April 4, 2018

Funding applications are now open for the Australian Coal Association Research Program (ACARP), with applications due for internal review by Tuesday 24 April.

Knowledge Series: Fighting disease, one molecule at a time

March 28, 2018

Thursday 12 April | 6pm | Bldg 67, Room 104.

Al and Val Rosenstrauss Research Fellowship

March 22, 2018

The Al and Val Rosenstrauss Research Fellowship is a prestigious award named in honour of the late Al Rosenstrauss OAM and his wife, Val, for their contribution to the work of the Foundation over a period of more than 28 years.

UOWD 2018 funding outcomes

March 21, 2018

Congratulations to the researchers who have received funding from UOW and UOW Dubai’s joint AUD $100,000 research fund, designed to facilitate collaborative research across the institutions.

Funding opportunity: MRFF Low Survival Cancers and Diseases Grant

March 15, 2018

This competitive grant opportunity will provide support for clinical trials that address low survival cancers and diseases (LSCD).

Scholarships available for HDR students: Climate Adaption Conference 2018

March 15, 2018

Five scholarships are on offer to any full-time post-graduate student to attend this year’s Climate Adaption conference in Melbourne, from 8 – 10 May.