Research and Enterprise opportunities

A series bringing the latest opportunities for funding, training and external engagement. This edition includes industry PhD programs and internships, med-tech industry partners and community-engaged research, research technology training, engagement events and award nominations. 

Graduate research 

ACU has engaged APR.Intern to manage its research internships. Register to attend an online information session on Monday 4 March 2.30pm AEDT for ACU staff and HDR students. 

Training and networking opportunities

Carnegie Strategic Grants webinars
The Carnegie Community Engagement Network is offering free webinars to ACU staff, students, and community partners in developing and writing funding proposals.
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Engaged research series
Attend upcoming webinars offered by the International Association for Research on Service Learning and Community Engagement (IARSCLE) on topics including youth participatory action research, quantitative analysis of big data, and trends and gaps in community-engaged PhD research. 

The Talloires Network of Engaged Universities is also hosting a series of online workshops with researchers from across the globe. 

Research Technology Training Courses

  • R101: Learn to Program: R,12/13 March
  • R203: Data Manipulation and Visualisation in R, 19/20 March
  • PYTHON206: Introduction to Machine Learning using Python: Classification, 10/11 April

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Translate to Innovate Series
The Translate to Innovate Series is a year-long skill development program available to all ACU staff, including higher degree by research (HDR) students and early career researchers (ECR).

The 20-webinar series consists of one-hour live workshops that are customised to help university participants improve industry engagement and commercialisation. The aim is to prepare staff to access, and then capitalise on, additional sources of revenue for ACU. The cost of the Translate to Innovate Series is fully subsidised by ACU Co-Lab.
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ACMD-VMH Showcase: Innovations in Medical Technology
This showcase will highlight the cutting-edge research carried out by ACMD and VMH partners. Hear directly from the researchers and view the exhibits during the networking session. 
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Funding and other opportunities

2024 Asia-Pacific Triple E Awards
The Asia-Pacific Triple E Awards recognise the region's leading institutions, individual achievements and outstanding initiatives across 15 categories in the field of entrepreneurship and engagement. Entries close 11 March.
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Rosemary Bryant Foundation 
Funding of up to $60,000 to support nursing and midwifery research. Applications close 30 March. 
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Browse our new website and visit Research and Enterprise Updates on Workplace to explore other current opportunities. We also welcome all staff to share any research/industry focused opportunities to our Workplace page.

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