Key dates for Universities Australia: Australia-Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme 2018

  • Round opens: 4 April 2017
  • Full Applications to UQ Research and Innovaiton (UQR&I): 16 June 2017 (5pm)
  • Closing date for German applications: Extended to 15 June 2017 (German Academic Exchange Service)
  • Anticipated announcement: November 2017


The Australia-Germany Joint Research Co-operation Scheme is a joint initiative of Universities Australia and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). It aims to foster research collaboration of the highest quality between Australian researchers from Universities Australia member universities and German researchers from German universities and research institutes, including opportunities for early career researchers.

How to apply

Applicants must obtain an application ID from their German colleagues prior to submitting their application. This will be issued by the DAAD when the German application is submitted.

Readership and researcher support

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Key documents