Research Support (Internal)

At FNU, you will experience our determined, shared and supportive culture throughout each stage of your research career. We will empower, develop and nurture you to succeed with our targeted programmes, specialist advice, and access to better research infrastructure, services and systems.

Whether you’re a early career researcher or a mid your career, we will provide you with the tools and support to reach your full potential.

In order to engage staff in research, the OPVCR provides the following support:

  1. Research Preparatory Fund $1,000

1.1. For the purchase of research material not freely available online or supported by the Library to write a funding application.

1.2. To apply, click here and download the Research Preparatory Fund form.

 

  1. Fiji National University Seed Funding Scheme $15,000

2.1. A seed funding scheme of FJD 15,000 maximum for twelve months, providing preliminary funding for projects aligned to the University strategic priority areas, for developing a track record for a larger external fund.

2.2. HDR candidates can apply for this fund jointly with their senior supervisors to cover the costs of their data collection.

2.3. To apply, click here and download the Fiji National University Seed Funding Scheme form.

 

  1. Fiji National University Industry Collaborative Funding Scheme $25,000

3.1. FJD 25,000 maximum with a matching amount or greater from an external partner (Industry/Government/NGO) to enhance external funds for research at the University fostering applied research.

3.2. To apply, click here and download the Fiji National University Industry Collaborative Funding Scheme form.

 

  1. International Visiting Fellowship Scheme $10,000

4.1. FJD 10,000 maximum to bring in distinguished scholars and leaders to the University.

4.2. To apply, click here and download the International Visiting Fellowship Scheme form.