1. Purpose of policy
The purpose of Internal Research Grant Schemes policy is to encourage, promote and increase research activity within the University by providing funding for University staff via internal research grants. This policy establishes the roles and responsibilities of University staff in applying for internal research grants, and for managing and completing internally funded research projects.
2. Policy scope and application
This policy applies to staff of the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Please refer to the University’s Glossary of Terms for policies and procedures.
4. Policy Statement
3.1 There will be a range of University schemes for support of research and development, including internal research grants schemes.
3.2 The Research Committee will be responsible for the development and approval of internal research grant schemes.