Information for scientists

Australian Antarctic Science Program

The Australian Antarctic Science Program operates within the Australian Antarctic Program to deliver world-class scientific research consistent with Australia’s Antarctic science strategic priorities.

The program provides access to funding and logistical support for eligible scientists undertaking high quality research in areas defined by Australia's Antarctic science strategic plan.

Applications for the Australian Antarctic Science Program 2016-17 round closed on 12 July 2016. Completed applications can be accessed through the Antarctic Applications Online (AAO) system.

Chief investigators of current Australian Antarctic Program projects can also use the AAO system to access their projects.