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Research Funding

The Monash Warwick Alliance encourages the development of joint research and education collaboration with the aim of mutually beneficial growth in the research and teaching excellence of both institutions. A number of funding schemes are available to support Monash and Warwick researchers in collaborative projects.

Alliance Research Accelerator Fund

The Alliance Research Accelerator Fund has been established to support research groups working collaboratively on intermediate-sized projects with the potential to achieve significant impact. To be the first to hear about future funding opportunities, sign up to the Alliance ENews.

Congratulations to the following projects which have most recently been awarded Accelerator funding.

Project Title

Monash University

Principal Investigator

University of Warwick

Principal Investigator

Establishing an international platform for developing or adapting psychological treatments for mental health problems in young people with intellectual disability Dr Kylie Gray Professor Richard Hastings
Inclusive Economies and Enduring Peace: The Transformative Role of Social Reproduction Professor Jacqui True Professor Shirin Rai
Engineering Cardiovascular Systems Professor Adrian Neild Dr Jerome Charmet

For information and case studies on previously funded projects please visit our Accelerator Fund Recipients page.

Alliance Research Catalyst Fund

The Alliance Research Catalyst Fund has been established with the specific intention to foster new initiatives with high potential that combine complementary aspects of each institution towards novel research outcomes. The Research Catalyst Fund is now open for applications and will close on Monday 13 May 2019, midday GMT.

Congratulations to the following projects which have most recently been awarded Catalyst funding.

Project Title

Monash University

Principal Investigator

University of Warwick

Principal Investigator

False Remembering in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder – Developing an Innovative Program of Research; The Monash-Warwick Trauma Memory and Law Research Program Dr Laura Jobson Dr Kimberley Wade
Securing smart wearable devices from motion-based eavesdropping attacks Dr Li Li Dr Hongkai Wen
Pilot forecast modelling for hydraulic performance of waste containment barriers Dr Ahmad Mousa Dr Gary Fowmes
Electrochemical nanoparticle formation in ionic liquids for catalytic applications Dr Ekaterina Pas Dr Reinhard Maurer
Improving Earth Systems Governance through “Purpose Ecosystems” Dr Wendy Stubbs Dr Frederik Dahlmann

For information and case studies on previously funded projects please visit our Catalyst Fund Recipients page.

Alliance Joint PhD Scholarships

The Monash Warwick Alliance Joint PhD is part of our commitment to developing a successor generation of internationally experienced young researchers. It is aimed at supporting academic collaborations and can be created by joint-research teams in eligible disciplines to gain an outstanding, highly mobile PhD candidate who can bring additional capacity to support research collaboration.

Scholarship applications for students starting in Autumn 2019 are now closed.