Awards

Awards

ARMS supports the professional development of its members by: 

  • Travel Awards, Travel Scholarships that provide financial support
  • CSIRO Awards for Excellence in Research Management Practice
  • Scholarships to participate in the biennual INORMS conference
  • INORMS Awards for Excellence in Research Management Leadership
  • Janet Dibb-Leigh Award (JDL) for distinguished service in research management
  • Fellows of ARMS

 

ARMS congratulates all current and past award recipients. 

Click here for past awards. 

Click here for a full list of current and past award recipients. Additions from the past to this list are welcome.


 

ARMS-INORMS 2020 Travel Awards

Applications close 8 November 2019


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ARMS recognises the importance of offering its members opportunities to develop collaborations beyond our region and to gain exposure to international research management. 

INORMS is the International Organisation for Research Management Societies.  Its purpose is to enable interactions, sharing of good practice, and joint activities between the member societies, to the benefit of their individual memberships.

The ARMS/INORMS 2020 Travel Awards are intended to provide financial assistance for members to travel to the biennial conference.  The 2020 INORMS congress will be held at the International Conference Centre, Hiroshima Japan from 25th-28th May 2020. 

Value and Eligibility:  

The Society may allocate up to five (5) awards in 2020 under two categories:  Category 1:  ARMS member travel awards and Category 2: Near-Neighbour Travel Award

For further details please read the ARMS-INORMS 2020 Travel Award Guidelines

Intending applicants must complete an application form and submit by 5 PM AEDST 8 November 2019 to arms.adminofficer@flinders.edu.au

 

 

Applications for the following awards in 2019 have closed:

Fellows of ARMS 2019

Nominations now closed.


Fellows of ARMS are recognised as individuals who have made an enduring and substantial contribution to research management as a practitioner, mentor, trainer or advocate in the research management profession.

Fellows of ARMS will be entitled to carry the post-nominal "Fellow of ARMS" and are encouraged to participate actively in the work of the ARMS community to share best practice in the profession of research management well beyond their membership with ARMS.

Fellows of ARMS will be announced at the Gala Dinner at the ARMS Conference each year. In addition to a plaque, each inductee receives a lapel pin at that time. 

 

For full details, please refer to Fellows of ARMS guidelines

Nomination forms are due 5 PM AEST, 16 August 2019 to arms.adminofficer@flinders.edu.au


 

Janet Dibb-Leigh Award for Distinguished Service to Research Management 2019

Now closed


The Janet Dibb-Leigh Award for Distinguished Service to Research Management recognises individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the enhancement of the research sector throughout Australasia and Singapore.

Nominations are called for annually, however, this award is only offered to an individual whose contributions to the profession of research management are deemed exceptional.

If a deserving candidate is identified this round, the recipient shall be presented with a trophy at the Gala Dinner at the ARMS Adelaide conference on the 19th of September 2019.

 

For further details, please review the nomination guidelinesNomination forms are due cob 5 PM AEST, 16 August 2019 to arms.adminofficer@flinders.edu.au  


 

INORMS Awards for Research Management Leadership 2019 for 2020

Applications now closed


  

 
 
2020 INORMS AWARDS For Excellence in Research Management Leadership
 
Applications have closed
 
The INORMS Awards for Excellence in Research Management Leadership were first introduced in 2018 to recognise outstanding examples of research management leaders who have gone beyond ‘just’ improving research management practice and who have made a substantial contribution to the development of the research management profession internationally.    
 
Each participating INORMS member association shall be responsible for identifying the most appropriate awardee (one individual from each member association) for the 2020 Awards.  All recipients will be announced and presented with their awards in Hiroshima, Japan in May 2020 during the INORMS 2020 Congress.

Applications are now called from eligible ARMS members to nominate for this prestigious award.

The successful candidate from ARMS will also be offered the honorary title of Fellows of ARMS and will receive a plaque and lapel pin in recognition of this outstanding achievement. The awardee will also be acknowledged formally at the ARMS Perth Conference in September 2020.  To support the candidate’s attendance to the ARMS 2020 Perth Conference, a complimentary conference registration will also be offered.    
 
About INORMS
INORMS brings together research management societies and associations internationally. Its purpose is to enable interactions, share good practice, and coordinate activities between the member societies, to the benefit of their individual membership. 

Further Details and how to apply
Interested in applying?  Applicants are strongly encouraged to review the application guidelines and complete a nomination form  
 
Applications close 5 PM AEST 15 July 2019 to

 

CSIRO Awards for Excellence in Research Management Practice

Nominations now closed


 

CSIRO Awards for Excellence in Research Management Practice recognise outstanding contributions by an individual or team that have enhanced the profession of research management and administration, and reflect the goals of ARMS. Two awards of up to $1,000 may be awarded annually.

 

Applications have closed

 

CSIRO Awards for Excellence in Research Management Practice reward excellence in practice through:

a)       Leading change – characterised by engaging in best practice for sustainable outcomes; working collaboratively to enhance teamwork; and positively influencing others by building shared commitment to workplace and organisational objectives.

b)      Working smarter – characterised by using creative and innovative solutions that enable work to be carried out more easily, efficiently and/or productively, while not compromising the quality of outcomes.

c)       Providing quality service – recognised by client groups for consistently providing outstanding service that has enhanced the profession of research management.

d)      Innovation in research management – through the development of new ideas and the creation of novel solutions.

 

To nominate an individual or a team, download and complete the nomination form and submit it to arms.adminofficer@flinders.edu.au Nominations for the 2019 round are due no later than 5PM AEST on 5 PM, 25 July 2019.

For further details, please review the CSIRO Awards Guidelines and complete the nomination form.

 


 

(Applications now closed)

NEED SUPPORT TO TRAVEL TO OUR 2019 CONFERENCE IN ADELAIDE?

Call for ARMS Chapter Travel Awards, University Office Travel Award and RMIT University Paul Taylor Travel Scholarship

Applications close 5 PM AEST, 2nd of May 2019 to arms.adminofficer@flinders.edu.au

 

ARMS, in conjunction with our generous sponsors - University Office and the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University will this year offer a range of travel opportunities to get you to the annual conference.  This year’s conference “Research Management Excellence and Impact:  It's Our Business” will be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre, 17-20 September 2019.  This conference is of particular importance as it marks ARMS’ 20th year of serving research management professionals from across the Australasian region including Australia, New Zealand and Singapore. Applications are available to current financial members of ARMS – conditions apply.

Applications for 2019 awards have closed.


 

ARMS Chapter Travel Awards

Each ARMS Chapter Committee has been allocated AUD $2,000 for its annual Chapter Travel Awards. Chapter Travel Awards provide support to eligible ARMS members to defray some of the costs (flights, accommodation or conference registration) to attend the Adelaide conference.

At least two awards per Chapter (a minimum of 18 awards in total) will be available this round. Each Chapter Committee will award a minimum of two (2) Travel Awards to eligible ARMS members at AUD $1,000 each or smaller awards, for example 4 x $500 awards at its discretion.  

View the Chapter Travel Awards Guidelines.

Click here to access the application form.

Applicants are advised to review the eligibility criteria and application conditions carefully for each Travel Award before submitting an application.

Applications have closed.


 

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University Office is pleased to be offering additional support again in 2019 for a current Accredited Research Manager (Foundation) to attend the Adelaide conference.

The 2019 University Office Travel Award shall be used to support attendance to the annual conference and will provide full conference registration (not including pre-conference); a single, return economy direct flight to Adelaide from a capital city in Australia; and accommodation for three nights via ARMS’ preferred accommodation providers at the conference, conditions apply.

View the University Office Travel Awards Guidelines.

Click here to access the application form.


Applicants are advised to review the eligibility criteria and application conditions carefully for each Travel Award before submitting an application.

Applications have closed.


 

RMIT.png   2019 Paul Taylor Travel Scholarship (NEW)

Dr Paul Taylor was an outstanding leader in the research management profession within Australia and around the world.   He passed away suddenly in November 2018. 

Through the generous support of RMIT University, ARMS is pleased to announce a new travel award in 2019 RMIT University - Paul Taylor Travel Scholarship to honour the life of an exemplary, well regarded and inspiring leader.  Funding support of $AUD 3,000 is available for one current Accredited Research Manager (Foundation), conditions apply.

 

View the 2019 Paul Taylor Travel Scholarship Guidelines.

Click here to access the application form.

 

Applicants are advised to review the eligibility criteria and application conditions carefully for each Travel Scholarship before submitting an application.

Applications have closed.