Research

BCE is committed to fostering a research culture in line with the BCE vision, mission and values and supports research that:

  • benefits BCE, staff and students by addressing one or more of BCE’s research priorities:
    • Celebrating our Catholic culture: our faith makes a difference
    • Inspiring a love of learning: success in learning and life
    • Cultivating a connected community: partnerships enrich experiences
    • Nurturing a professional workforce: staff realise their potential
    • Embracing change and continuous improvement: creative and innovative solutions.
  • aligns with the Brisbane Catholic Education Strategic Plan
  • is of high quality and always protects the safety and wellbeing of staff and students involved
  • meets National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research requirements.

 

Researchers must apply for approval before seeking the participation of the BCE office or schools. In addition, a research application must be submitted for:

  • use of BCE data not already in the public domain
  • research with BCE to be disseminated outside of BCE e.g. academic publication, conference paper, webinars, online post, in a library or used in the media or advertising.

 

A request to conduct research in the Brisbane Catholic Education office or in schools must be made using the appropriate application form:

Applicants must read the Research Application guide, which describes BCE’s requirements.

 

Small research grants

Applications for BCE’s Small Research Grants Program ($40,000) are accepted by BCE from 1 October 2019 to 13 December 2019, with applicants informed of the assessment result in early 2020.

Researchers who wish to apply for a small research grant must read the Research Application guide and submit a completed Research Application form to Research@bne.catholic.edu.au

 

Contact

Please email Research@bne.catholic.edu.au