Advance Queensland’s Women’s Academic Fund – open until funding pool is exhausted (QLD)

Supporting more women in STEM with funding for female researchers within Queensland based universities and other publicly funded research organisations. What’s important Funding amount: up to $25,000 for maternity funding up to $1000 for carer funding up to $2000 for lecture funding. Eligibility criteria apply. Additional application requirements apply. Applications can be submitted online at any time until funding pool is exhausted. Eligibility Read the … Continue reading Advance Queensland’s Women’s Academic Fund – open until funding pool is exhausted (QLD)

Open now: Global Connections Fund Bridging Grants – eligibility tests closing 16 May 2017

Australian-based small and medium businesses (SMEs) and researchers wanting to collaborate with international SMEs and researchers are invited to complete an online eligibility test for the Global Connections Fund (GCF) Bridging Grants. Up to $50,000 per grant is available to support international SME-researcher partnerships to grow into strong collaborations which lead to the translation of research knowledge and intellectual property into market-ready products or services. … Continue reading Open now: Global Connections Fund Bridging Grants – eligibility tests closing 16 May 2017

The Community Sustainability Action grants closing 5 May 2017 (QLD)

The Community Sustainability Action grants are providing $12 million over three years to eligible community groups and individuals for innovative projects which seek to address climate change and conserve Queensland’s natural and built environment. Round 1 – Koala Research Funding for Round 1 – Koala Research is now available and will provide researchers with the opportunity to improve outcomes for Queensland’s koala population. Grants of … Continue reading The Community Sustainability Action grants closing 5 May 2017 (QLD)

Smart Cities and Suburbs Program closing 30 June 2017

Applications now open The Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation, the Hon. Angus Taylor MP, announced the launch of round one of the Smart Cities and Suburbs Program on 17 March 2017. The $50 million program supports local governments, private companies, research organisations and not-for-profit bodies to work collaboratively and deliver innovative smart city projects. The goal is to improve the liveability, productivity and … Continue reading Smart Cities and Suburbs Program closing 30 June 2017

Energy Consumers Australia closing 13 April 2017

Energy Consumers Australia is committed to working effectively with consumer advocates to be a strong and effective voice on National Energy Market issues of importance to energy consumers. One of the ways that they support energy consumer advocacy is through their Grants Program. This program seeks to fund high quality and innovative research and advocacy initiatives that have potential to deliver outcomes that will benefit … Continue reading Energy Consumers Australia closing 13 April 2017

Education Horizon research grant scheme closing 18 April 2017 (QLD)

Education Horizon research grant scheme The Department of Education and Training’s $1 million Education Horizon research grant scheme supports the delivery of high quality research aligned to the Queensland Government’s education and training priorities. There are five research grant categories in the 2017 round, as follows: Early childhood education and care – Children engaged in quality early years programs and making positive transitions School education … Continue reading Education Horizon research grant scheme closing 18 April 2017 (QLD)

The Endeavour Foundation Endowment Challenge Fund closing 21st April 2017 (QLD and NSW)

The Endeavour Foundation Endowment Challenge Fund has two opportunities open for application: The two grant categories are explained below: Research Award This award targets applicants with appropriate qualifications, and are employed by a host institution, at which they will conduct the proposed research project. This institution may be a university, a university affiliate, or an appropriate independent research institute. In 2017, the Endeavour Foundation Endowment … Continue reading The Endeavour Foundation Endowment Challenge Fund closing 21st April 2017 (QLD and NSW)

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)