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The Australian National University

Herbert & Valmae Freilich Foundation Early Career Researchers Small Grants Scheme

Applications are open to all Early Career Researchers (those who have been awarded a PhD or equivalent research doctorate within five years; an extension to this limit may be approved owing to significant career interruptions) working in Australian tertiary institutions, public sector employees, community sector employees, and people undertaking private research.

Funding is awarded to assist research into the causes, the histories, and the effects of ethnic, cultural, religious and sexual bigotry and animosity, and to explore how such intolerance can be combatted and co-existence promoted.

Grants are open to researchers from all disciplines.

Applications can be made to assist research in a number of ways, including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Travel (archive work, field work)
  • Conference Attendance
  • Research assistance
  • Administrative assistance
  • Equipment
  • Child care costs
  • Teaching relief

Applications close Friday June 20th.

Please submit your application form and required supporting documentation to






Date posted

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Updated:  7 November 2012/Responsible Officer:  Convenor, Gender Institute/Page Contact:  Web manager, Gender Institute