Frequently asked questions
What size projects are you looking for?
For research fellows, how many years of funding will the fellow receive?
For research proposals, what are the lengths of the projects to be funded?
For research proposals, how much funding can applicants apply for?
What time on September 21 do applications close?
What is considered an ‘early-career’ researcher?
Should EOIs (with budget forms attached, if for developmental grants) be submitted as a single PDF or Word document?
Can I apply as an international student?
Will the structure of the fellowships/scholarships be negotiated at the post award stage e.g. direct employment at Summer Foundation or a secondment/sponsored position?
Are there restrictions on applicants applying for or being successful in other funding opportunities if they hold one of these fellowships or scholarships?
Do you require full references to be provided with the EOI?
For institution EOIs, who is the Project Administrator?