Submissions for the 2024 Criminology Research Grants (CRG) are now open

The AIC encourages applications from organisations or collaborative teams with a demonstrated capacity to deliver high quality criminological research outcomes.

Applications will be assessed against the criteria prescribed in the approach to market advertised on AusTender. The following criteria may be considered when evaluating responses:

  • public policy relevance
  • the extent to which the proposed research will have practical application and contribute to the understanding, prevention or correction of criminal behaviour or otherwise support the objectives of Australian criminal justice systems
  • the likelihood of the proposed research making a substantial and original contribution to criminological knowledge
  • the cost effectiveness of the research
  • the soundness of the design and methodology, and the feasibility of the research
  • the competence and availability of the applicants(s) or principal investigators(s) to undertake the proposed research
  • ethics committee approval, where appropriate
  • availability of data, where required
  • the extent of funding or in-kind support obtained from relevant agencies.

For more information or to make a submission please visit the AusTender website.