GMO Successful Grants Library

Grants Management Office (GMO)

The Grants Management Office houses a digital library of successful applications for a wide range of schemes. The Grants Library also includes Assessor Reports and responses to Assessors for NHMRC Project Grants, ARC Discovery Projects and DECRA.

Consult the GMO Successful Grants Library for ideas on structuring your proposal and for a better understanding of the level at which your proposal should be pitched.

The GMO Grants Library includes proposals from:


  •     Discovery Indigenous
  •     Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
  •     Discovery Projects
  •     Future Fellowships
  •     Industrial Transformation Training Centres
  •     Linkage, Infrastructure, Equipment & Facilities
  •     Linkage Projects


  •     Career Development Fellowships
  •     Centres of Research Excellence
  •     Dementia Collaborative Research Centres
  •     Development Grants
  •     Early Career Fellowships
  •     Equipment Grants
  •     NHMRC-EU Collaborative Research Grants
  •     Partnership Projects
  •     Postgraduate Scholarships
  •     Practitioner Fellowships
  •     Program Grants
  •     Project Grants
  •     Research Fellowships

And grants from a wide range of other Sponsors, for example:

  •     Alzheimer's Australia
  •     ANZ Charitable Trust Australia/Mason Foundation
  •     Australian Academy of Science
  •     Australian Renewable Energy (ARENA)
  •     Australian Rotary Health Research Fund
  •     Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE)
  •     Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute
  •     BUPA Health Foundation
  •     Cancer Australia
  •     Cancer Council NSW
  •     Cancer Institute NSW
  •     Centre of Excellence for International Finance and Regulation
  •     Department of Industry
  •     Department of the Environment
  •     Diabetes Australia
  •     Ian Potter Foundation
  •     National Heart Foundation
  •     NSW Health
  •     Science & Industry Endowment Fund

Grant not listed above? Email to check whether the grant(s) you are looking for are available in the Library.

Conditions for viewing successful Grants:
  1. Access is restricted to UNSW employees and students. You must bring your current UNSW Staff ID card with you when you visit the library.
  2. The applications may only be viewed at the Grants Management Office. Grants will be viewed digitally, but no part of the application is permitted to be printed, digitally copied nor photographed. You may take notes.
Make an appointment to visit the Library:

Bookings are essential, Note: To ensure availability, please contact us 2 working days prior to the time you would like to visit the Library. Email your request to, with the following information:

  1. Name, position and school/Faculty (e.g. your UNSW email signature)
  2. The scheme(s) you would like to view (e.g. "ARC Discovery and Linkage Projects")
  3. Scheduling preferences, (e.g. Date, and time or preference in morning or afternoon)