Research Forms

Please note: If you are unable to view the PDF forms on this page in your web browser please try downloading the form to your computer by right-clicking on the link and choosing 'Save link as...' and then open it in Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat Pro.

Ethics and Biosafety

Human ethics

Human ethics – Participant Information Sheets and Consent forms

If you are choosing extended or unspecified consent you must provide participants with a copy of the Explanation of Extended and Unspecified Consent (DOC, 136.5 KB) (opens in a new window) document.

Animal ethics

Animal ethics – Animal Monitoring Sheets

These monitoring sheets are examples only. Please modify to suit your project, procedure, animal species or strain.

Biosafety and Radiation Safety

Online Clearance Form

An Online Clearance Form (opens in a new window) (login required) is required for all funded projects administered by Business Services or Grants Services including grants, consultancies, contract research etc. A Clearance Form is required for all external research grants (both WSU led grants and grants administered by other institutions). Please use a Windows system with Chrome as your web browser to complete the Clearance Form.

Funding Opportunities

External research grants

Australian Research Council (ARC) Schemes

National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Schemes


  • Budget Calculator (Grants only)* (opens in a new window) (login required)
    * Please contact the Business Services team for assistance with costing contract research projects, consultancies, tenders, EOIs, RfQs, RfPs.


Internal research grants

Please email Business Services

Post Award

The report template below is available to download and use for submitting research reports including final reports.

Higher Degree Research (HDR) Students

Forms, policies and guidelines applicable to HDR candidates are now available from the Graduate Research School (opens in a new window)