2019 Research Block Grant Allocations Released

Monday 17 December 2018


The 2019 research block grants allocations have now been announced and are available to be viewed. In 2019 the Government will continue its support of universities undertaking research with funding of $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 (2004-2017), Higher Degree by Research Student Load (2004-2014), Higher Degree by Research Students Completions (1989-2017), Publications (1995-2014) and Research Block Grant Allocations (2001-2019).