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Supporting excellence in data-driven research through SIH assistance

Sydney Informatics Hub supports a number of schemes to help researchers meet their data and HPC needs. Check out the schemes below.

SIH supported schemes

Sydney Informatics Hub Project Scheme

The Sydney Informatics Hub (SIH) Project Scheme is currently closed for applications but keep an eye out for our next call for applications. If you’d like to be notified when we next open applications, contact us at .

The SIH HPC Allocation Scheme provides University of Sydney researchers access to time on the NCI Gadi supercomputer, the largest National HPC facility in the Southern Hemisphere. Service Units available through this scheme can be purchased at any time, contact us at for info. Merit based awards open every 6 months and are allocated on a reasonable fair-share basis. Round 2 (for 2023 Q3 and Q4) will open May 1st and close May 31st. Preview and complete the application here. 
Contact us at for other HPC access options.

The Core Research Facilities User Access Scheme has been developed to invest in, and drive research excellence across the University by providing small grants to support user access to the facilities.

This scheme provides University of Sydney researchers up to two Full Time Equivalent (FTE) weeks of data and data analysis support from the Sydney Informatics Hub towards their project.

For detailed information, please refer to our guidelines.

To apply for the Core Facilities User Access Scheme, click here.