Funding is available under this initiative to help SMEs connect with researchers and foster innovation.
68 recipients will receive more than $9M to help them commercialise market ready innovative ideas that will help them grow and compete in a global market and create new jobs.
Up to $2.5M is available to help businesses that are commercialising new research or innovative ideas, products or services.
Up to $5M is available from Industry Tech Fund to accelerate the emergence of new products and / or services based on a platform technology.
Up to $200,000 is available to trial local approaches to delivering employment related projects. Applications open on an ongoing basis.
Up to $200,000 is available to undertake a range of activities to enhance the automotive product design and development process.
Up to $15,000 is available for the preservation and care of Victoria’s cultural heritage within and across communities. Applications for 2018-2019 now open and close 18 December 2018.
Up to $20,000 is available to support the National Science Week which will be held from 10 - 18 August 2019.. Applications close 20 November 2018.
Up to $10,000 is available for artists’ airfares to ensure they can take advantage of any artistic opportunities they may get. Round 3 now open and close 15 October 2018.
Up to $150,000 is available to provide research scientists with access to government grant funding to achieve the goals set out in the Australian Antarctic Science Strategic Plan 2011–12 to 2020–21.