To be eligible for the Program, applicants must fulfil the eligibility criteria below:
- be employed by, or enrolled as a higher degree research student, at a Victorian university
- have at least one early career researcher in the proposed research team
- if applicable, have satisfactorily met reporting requirements on any previous or existing grants received from OWSR
- undertake the funded research project predominately in Victoria.
Applications are now open and will close at 5pm AEST, Monday 11 April.
Grants are available for Victorian universities to undertake projects aimed at improving the environment for women and girls in sport and active recreation.
Delivered through the Office for Women in Sport and Recreation, the Program reflects the Victorian Government’s commitment to creating welcoming and inclusive sport and recreation environments, promoting health and wellbeing as well as boosting research in Victoria.
The Program is also boosting early career researchers, through minimum representation requirements on project teams.