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Research grants

The 2018 round of the Criminology Research Grants is now closed.

The Australian Institute of Criminology encourages applications from organisations or collaborative teams with a demonstrated capacity to deliver high quality criminological research outcomes.
The completed application must reach this office no later than the 14 September 2018. The outcomes will be advised in December 2018.
The CRG Administrator will acknowledge receipt for all applications. If you have not received acknowledgement of your application, please contact the Grants Administrator on on 02 6268 7450 before close of business on 14 September 2018.

Applications received after the 14 September closing date will not be considered.

Information for applicants

Applicants must be familiar with the funding agreement and the Criminology Research Grants program Funding Guidelines. The guidelines govern the application and assessment processes.

Criminology Research Grant funding is provided to organisations, not individual researchers. Please note that these grants are highly competitive. Funded applications are of a consistently high standard. Generally between 40 and 60 applications are received each year, with an average of 10 percent receiving funding. Information on the total income for CRG program is available in the annual report.

List of previous grants can be found in Current and Recently Completed Grants and on the Successful Grant Applications.

All applications must be submitted via email, in Microsoft Word format, using the Grant Application Form.


Important dates

Further information

Please direct enquiries to the CRG Administrator on 02 6268 7450 or email

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