2018 Research Block Grant Allocations Released
The 2018 research block grants allocations have now been announced and are available to be viewed. In 2018 the Government will provide $1.92 billion to 42 higher education providers through two research block grants sub programs, the Research Training Program (RTP) and the Research Support Program (RSP). $894 million through the RSP will provide support to the systemic costs of research and the $1.03 billion through the RTP will provide support to the training of the next generation of researchers and innovators.
The department has also released a series of consolidated data-sets, which include Research Income (2004-2016), Higher Degree by Research Student Load (2004-2014), Higher Degree by Research Students Completions (2004-2016), Publications (2004-2015) and Research Block Grant Allocations (2001-2018).