The Accelerate Small Business Grants Program – ongoing (QLD)

Accelerate Small Business Grants Program The Queensland Government is providing $3 million in grant funding over 3 years to established Queensland-based small businesses to engage an advisory board or independent advisor, for between 6–12 months. (An advisory board provides non-binding strategic advice to a management team). The Accelerate Small Business Grants Program provides targeted assistance to small businesses that demonstrate high-growth and employment aspirations, to … Continue reading The Accelerate Small Business Grants Program – ongoing (QLD)

Impact Accelerator, Impact Academy closing 15th January 2017

Applications for 2017 are now open! Following five successful rounds of the Impact Accelerator, Impact Academy will be delivering the next round (aptly named IA-6) starting in February 2017. Think you and your enterprise have what it takes to be part of an Impact Academy Accelerator? Whether you’re simply one great idea or concept, a couple of steps away from taking your product to market, … Continue reading Impact Accelerator, Impact Academy closing 15th January 2017

The CSIRO Innovation Fund invests in start-up and spin off companies, and SMEs engaged in the translation of research generated in the publicly funded research sector

The purpose of the CSIRO Innovation Fund is to invest in start-up and spin off companies, and SMEs engaged in the translation of research generated in the publicly funded research sector. The CSIRO Innovation Fund will comprise a commitment of $70 million in government funding, $30 million revenue from CSIRO’s WLAN programme and additional private sector investment, with a target total value of $200 million. … Continue reading The CSIRO Innovation Fund invests in start-up and spin off companies, and SMEs engaged in the translation of research generated in the publicly funded research sector

Advance Queensland’s Innovation Partnerships closing 30 January 2017

Positions Queensland as a global innovation hub with grants to Queensland research organisations to collaborate on research projects with industry. What’s important Grants of up to $1.5 million over three years are available to eligible Queensland-based organisations. The program has a two-stage application process: Stage 1—Expressions of Interest round is currently open to all interested applicants and will close at 11.00am (AEST) Monday 30 January … Continue reading Advance Queensland’s Innovation Partnerships closing 30 January 2017

Accelerating Commercialisation

Accelerating Commercialisation helps small and medium businesses, entrepreneurs and researchers to commercialise novel products, services and processes. Status: Open (accepting applications) Applications close: Ongoing Delivered by: AusIndustry Accelerating Commercialisation provides access to expert guidance and grants to help businesses commercialise their novel products, processes and services. Accelerating Commercialisation offers the following services and grants to successful applicants: Commercialisation Guidance Accelerating Commercialisation Grants Portfolio Services. For … Continue reading Accelerating Commercialisation

Advance Queensland’s Advancing Regional Innovation Program – Pre-registration closes 18 November 2016

Advancing Regional Innovation Program Encourages innovation across Queensland and supports local economies to create jobs for regional Queenslanders. What’s important Twelve Queensland regions will receive a funding pool of $500,000 each Applications must be collaborative and involve a lead applicant with at least 5 partners Applications will consist of a collaborative action plan that outlines a tailored program of activities that responds to the local … Continue reading Advance Queensland’s Advancing Regional Innovation Program – Pre-registration closes 18 November 2016

Advancing Regional Innovation Program pre-registration closes 5pm, Friday 18 November 2016

Source: http://advance.qld.gov.au/entrepreneurs-startups/advancing-regional-innovation.aspx The Advancing Regional Innovation Program encourages innovation across Queensland and supports local economies to create jobs for regional Queenslanders. What’s important Twelve Queensland regions will receive a funding pool of $500,000 each Applications must be collaborative and involve a lead applicant with at least 5 partners Applications will consist of a collaborative action plan that outlines a tailored program of activities that responds to … Continue reading Advancing Regional Innovation Program pre-registration closes 5pm, Friday 18 November 2016