22nd Cooperative Research Centre Projects (CRC-P) closing 22 March 2017

Cooperative Research Centre Project grants Cooperative Research Centre Projects (CRC-P) grants fund collaborations between industry organisations, SME’s and Australian research organisations to develop new technologies, products and services that make industry more competitive. Up to $3 million over three years is available for each CRC-P. Partnerships must include: at least two industry organisations at least one small-to-medium enterprise (SME) at least one Australian research organisation … Continue reading 22nd Cooperative Research Centre Projects (CRC-P) closing 22 March 2017

Techvouchers ongoing (NSW)

The NSW research community is home to a vast array of highly skilled people and cutting edge technology. Together these offer wide research capabilities and large capacity to deliver commercially focussed projects. TechVouchers has been established to drive opportunities for research collaboration between NSW small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) and Boosting Business Innovation Program (BBIP) delivery partners. The program seeks to promote and demonstrate the opportunities available … Continue reading Techvouchers ongoing (NSW)

Youth Boost $20k has been extended to 31 October 2017 (QLD)

The Youth Boost payment is available to eligible employers who hire an unemployed young person (aged 15-24) between 1 December 2016 and 31 October 2017 (inclusive). If you employed an eligible young jobseeker after the 28th February 2017, prior to announcement of the initiative’s extension on 2 March 2017, you may still apply for a Youth Boost payment For more information (source) see >>> Youth Boost … Continue reading Youth Boost $20k has been extended to 31 October 2017 (QLD)

Made in Queensland – register your interest (QLD)

Made in Queensland is a Queensland Government initiative supporting our manufacturing sector to become more internationally competitive and adopt innovative processes and technologies. The $20 million grants program is aimed at increasing jobs in Queensland manufacturing businesses and growing the state’s economy. Owners of small to medium Queensland manufacturers are invited to register their interest in the Made in Queensland program. Eligible registrants will receive … Continue reading Made in Queensland – register your interest (QLD)

GLOBAL CONNECTIONS FUND Priming Grants closing 13 March 2017

The purpose of the Priming Grants is to enhance collaboration specifically between Australian small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and researchers with SMEs and researchers in 17 priority economies. Priming Grants encourage translational activities, end use development and commercialisation outcomes. They do not support research only projects. The program only supports Researcher-SME collaborations and does not support SME-SME or Researcher-Researcher collaborations. Details here. Priming Grants are … Continue reading GLOBAL CONNECTIONS FUND Priming Grants closing 13 March 2017

Advance Queensland Biofutures Commercialisation Program closing 27 February 2017

Supports bioindustrial experts to partner with Queensland researchers and businesses to scale-up and test new or improved technologies and processes at the pilot or demonstration scale. What’s important Tier 1 grants up to $250,000 (ex GST) for pilot scale projects of up to 2 years. Tier 2 grants up to $1 million (ex GST) for demonstration scale projects of up to 2 years. The program … Continue reading Advance Queensland Biofutures Commercialisation Program closing 27 February 2017