BEL Faculty's New Staff Research Start-Up Fund (NSRSF) is a means by which the Faculty provides resources to new BEL staff to assist them in initiating their research endeavours at the University of Queensland.  The general aims of the Scheme are:

  • To encourage new members of staff to develop an independent research project
  • To provide limited seed funding for one (1) calendar year of $5,000 as a means of generating further external research support.

(Travel costs cannot exceed 50% of the budget).

The Guidelines and Instructions to Applicants; Conditions of Award and Administrative Arrangements and the Application form can be downloaded from the links below:

Guidelines and Instructions for Applicants (PDF, 149.5 KB)

Conditions of Award and Administrative Arrangements (PDF, 113.5 KB)

Application Form (DOCX, 752.3 KB)

Applications must be forwarded via to the Office of the Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Business, Economics and Law.