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National Soil Carbon Innovation Challenge – Feasibility Study Grants Grant Closes: 10th of December 2021 - 5:00 pm Value: $50,000 to $100,000 Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.grants.gov.au/Go/Show?GoUuid=668114cd-89be-41a1-86c4-5cdbc3a291b8

The purpose of this grant opportunity is to determine feasibility of lower-cost, accurate technical solutions to measurement of soil organic carbon. Successful applicants will be required to deliver a completed feasibility study that demonstrates the technical viability and commercial potential of their proposed solution.

The objectives of the National Soil Carbon Innovation Challenge program are to:

  • fast-track the development of lower-cost, accurate technical approaches to enable land managers to quantify the impact of their land management activities on soil organic carbon
  • secure co-investment and foster partnerships that trial and deploy novel soil carbon measurement technological solutions.

There will be other grant opportunities as part of this program, supporting proof of concept and validation and deployment stages of technology development. This stage does not have to be completed to be eligible for future grant opportunities.

Last Updated: 9th of November 2021
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Sponsorship Grants for Student Science Engagement and International Competitions Grant Closes: 25th of January 2022 - 5:00 pm Value: $1,500 to $15,000 Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.grants.gov.au/Go/Show?GoUuid=98b65deb-7754-4686-8768-e0e4b6cfb872

This funding progam provides organisations, such as schools and community groups, funds to sponsor a student or group of students to participate in:

  • in-person and virtual STEM engagement events, activities and competitions hosted in Australia and New Zealand (where permitted by COVID-19 restrictions)
  • virtual STEM engagement events, activities and competitions hosted overseas (students to participate remotely from Australia).

To be eligible you must have an Australian business number (ABN) and be one of the following entities:

  • a primary or secondary school that is registered with the relevant authority
  • an incorporated not for profit organisation
  • an entity incorporated in Australia and
  • be able to enter into a grant agreement in your own right or through an affiliated entity.

The maximum grant amount per student is:

  • $2,000 for STEM engagement events, activities or competitions occurring within Australia
  • $5,000 for STEM engagement events, activities or competitions requiring international travel occurring in New Zealand.

You may submit multiple applications for the same STEM event, activity or competition, noting the combined total amount of those applications cannot exceed $15,000.

Last Updated: 7th of October 2021
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Tradex Scheme Grant Closes: Ongoing Value: Varies based on the the goods imported Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/tradex-scheme

The Tradex Scheme provides an upfront exemption from Customs duty and GST for eligible goods imported to Australia that are then exported within one year or other approved period. This provides a cash-flow benefit to the importer.

The goods may be:

  • exported in the same condition as imported
  • processed or treated then exported, or
  • incorporated in other goods which are exported.

Export may be carried out by the importer or a third party. The goods must be exported within one year although approval can be sought to extend this period.

The Tradex Scheme is an alternative to the duty drawback arrangements under the Customs Act 1901. Duty drawback allows the importer to claim back Customs duty paid on goods that are then exported.

Last Updated: 22nd of June 2021
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Accelerating Commercialisation Grant Closes: Ongoing Value: Up to $1 Million Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/accelerating-commercialisation

Accelerating Commercialisation provides expert guidance and support to help you commercialise novel products, processes and services and find a commercialisation solution that is right for you. 

Accelerating Commercialisation includes:

  • Commercialisation Guidance – guidance and assistance to develop the commercialisation potential of your novel product, process or service 
  • Accelerating Commercialisation Grants – financial assistance to help commercialise your novel product, process and service.

You must receive Commercialisation Guidance before you apply for an Accelerating Commercialisation Grant.

Last Updated: 19th of May 2021
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Entrepreneurs’ Programme - Growth Grants Grant Closes: Ongoing Value: $2,500 to $20,000 Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/growth-grants

Growth Grants are available to help improve specific business areas that have been been recommended in a roadmap or plan by a facilitator in the Entrepreneurs' Programme.

To be eligible, businesses need to have already participated in one of the following growth services from the Entrepreneurs' Program:

  • Growth Roadmap
  • High Growth Accelerator
  • SMART Projects and Supply Chains

Applications for Growth Grants must be submitted within one year of receiving a plan from these services.

This grant will provide you with up to 50% of eligible project costs, to improve the ability or skills of your business to trade by implementing the recommendations from your roadmap or plan.Eligible activities must:

  • link to an area of the business as specified in your plan
  • give you new abilities to trade in Australia and other countries
  • engage services outside of your business
Last Updated: 19th of May 2021
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Entrepreneurs’ Programme - Growth Roadmap Grant Closes: Ongoing Value: Expert Advice Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/growth-roadmap

The Growth Roadmap service provides an analysis of your business carried out on-site by an independent and skilled growth facilitator. Working with you, the facilitator will develop a Growth Roadmap with detailed analysis and recommendations to increase your business’ capability to trade in Australian markets and/or markets in other countries.

This skilled facilitator will:

  • come to your business premises to gather information
  • analyse your business using industry knowledge and diagnostic tools
  • do further research and analysis away from your business
  • prepare a tailored roadmap to increase your ability to trade in Australia and/or other markets
  • coach and mentor you for up to 1 year

Through this support, you can:

  • build skills for your business
  • find opportunities for growth
  • ensure you’re able to continue improving your business after the service ends
  • help you action the recommendations from your roadmap
  • connect with other organisations for help

Once you have received a Growth Roadmap, you may be eligible for a Growth Grant to implement the recommendations.

Last Updated: 19th of May 2021
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Entrepreneurs’ Programme - High Growth Accelerator Grant Closes: Ongoing Value: Expert Advice Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/high-growth-accelerator

This program provides access to skilled and experienced facilitators for up to two years to help your business develop the skills, knowledge, strategies and connections to accelerate growth in Australian markets and/or markets in other countries. Working with you, the facilitator will develop a Growth Plan to help you realise your Australian and/or export growth opportunity, then provide support, advice, mentoring and access to networks to get your plan working for you.

This specialist facilitator will:

  • provide you access to relevant advice, networks, funding and knowledge
  • provide support, advice and mentoring
  • help you build the necessary capabilities, culture, strategies and connections for growth
  • develop a growth plan to reach your Australian and/or overseas growth opportunity
  • maintain your growth momentum through regular follow-up meetings

Once you have received a plan, you may be eligible for a Growth Grant to implement the recommendations.

Last Updated: 19th of May 2021
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Business Energy Advice Program Grant Closes: Ongoing Value: Expert Advice Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/business-energy-advice-program

This program provides personalised advice to small businesses to reduce their energy usage and get better energy deals.

Through this service you will:

  • understand your energy saving opportunities
  • choose the best energy plan for your business
  • receive tailored advice on energy efficiency opportunities best suited to your industry

The program also offers a Small Business Energy Check, a free online energy spend benchmarking tool. It allows businesses to compare energy spend to other similar business in the same industry and region. You can learn if your business is paying too much for energy.

Businesses that have 6 to 20 employees, or have 5 or less and have been adversely affected by the drought are eligible.

Last Updated: 19th of May 2021
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Entrepreneurs’ Programme- SMART Projects and Supply Chains Grant Closes: Ongoing Value: Tailored advice Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/smart-projects-and-supply-chains

Provides access to strategic or high-value projects that help your business gain access to networks, improve business capability and performance, and increase your capability to trade in Australian markets and markets in other countries.

This specialist facilitator will:

  • help you better understand market opportunities and requirements
  • identify any capability and skills gaps in your business that may impact your ability to meet requirements or realise opportunities
  • help you address those gaps to improve performance and better meet the needs of your customers
  • prepare a tailored roadmap with strategies to address gaps
  • help you implement your roadmap.

Once you have received a plan, you may be eligible for a Growth Grant to implement the recommendations.

Last Updated: 19th of May 2021
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Moon to Mars Supply Chain Capability Improvement Grant Closes: 30th of April 2023 Value: $250,000 to $1 Million Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.grants.gov.au/?event=public.GO.show&GOUUID=7D92D73D-DECA-5BCE-139D0A7E8289229F

Supports Australian businesses with domestic or international supply chain opportunities by providing grant funds for building their capacity, skills and capabilities.

The objectives of the Moon to Mars Supply Chain Capability Improvement Grants are to:

  • grow Australian industry’s capability and capacity to support NASA’s endeavour to go forward to the Moon and then on to Mars
  • grow the participation of Australian companies in domestic and/or international space supply chains that could support Moon to Mars activities
  • grow the skills, capabilities and capacity of the Australian space industry.
Last Updated: 2nd of November 2020
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Defence Global Competitiveness Grants Grant Ongoing Until Closes: 30th of June 2022 Value: $15,000 to $150,000 Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/defence-global-competitiveness-grants

The Defence Global Competitiveness Grants will help Australian SMEs to invest in projects that build export capability to build a stronger, more sustainable and globally competitive Australian defence industry. The Defence Export Strategy defines Australian defence exports as “any defence-specific or dual-use goods or services exported by Australian defence industry, including as part of a supply chain, that are intended for a defence or national security end-user”.

Funding is for up to 50% of eligible project costs.

Project activities can include:

  • buying, leasing, constructing, installing or commissioning of capital equipment including specialist software to enhance cyber security.
  • design, engineering and commissioning activities.
  • workforce training and accreditations.
Last Updated: 15th of October 2020
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