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Boosting Female Founders Initiative – Round Three Grant Closes: 2nd of June 2022 - 5:00 pm Value: $100,000 to $480,000 Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.grants.gov.au/Go/Show?GoUuid=6405a69c-59d2-4fda-b8cb-561ed019f84e

The program will provide targeted support through grants on a co-contribution basis to female owned and led startups to scale into domestic and/or global markets.

The objectives of the program are to:

  • stimulate private sector investments into innovative startups led by women
  • help women entrepreneurs overcome barriers to accessing finance and support necessary to scale their startups
  • enable female founders to scale-up, expand into domestic and/or global markets, and become self-sufficient
  • boost the economy through increasing the diversity of startup founders.
Last Updated: 19th of April 2022
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Methane Emissions Reduction in Livestock - Stage 3: Validation and Demonstration - Round 1 Grant Opened: 26th of April 2022 Closes: 7th of June 2022 - 5:00 pm Value: $1 Million to $3 Million Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.grants.gov.au/Go/Show?GoUuid=b260efc6-9457-4572-9eaf-86fab50e3b66

Enteric methane from livestock is the largest source of greenhouse gas emissions in the agriculture sector and contributes around 10 per cent of Australia’s total emissions. The uptake and effectiveness of low emission feed supplements will initially be greater in production systems where delivery of feed is more controlled, like in feedlots and dairy farms. As around ninety-five per cent of livestock in Australia are in dispersed grazing systems, overcoming barriers to uptake in these systems would deliver significant potential abatement on a national scale. Voluntary adoption of supplements will be greatest where they can be delivered to grazing animal in a cost-effective way within common management operations and where they demonstrate productivity gains.

Stages 2 and 3 of the MERiL program aim to reduce Australia’s livestock emissions by supporting the development and commercial readiness of technology solutions to deliver low emission feed supplements to grazing animals (beef and dairy cattle, and sheep).

Stage 3 Validation and Demonstration grants aim to validate and demonstrate the technology solution through large-scale trials that incorporate low emission feed supplements. This includes demonstrating the technology’s effectiveness at delivering a reliable dose, identifying any safety concerns, and measuring and validating the productivity (including labour productivity) and emissions impacts under conditions representative of commercial production systems. Trial results and market research will inform a commercialisation plan.

The grant amount will be up to 67 per cent of eligible project expenditure.

Last Updated: 23rd of March 2022
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Moon to Mars Initiative Demonstrator Mission Grants Grant Closes: 1st of July 2022 - 5:00 pm Value: $750,000 to $1.5 Million Run By: Australian Government Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources Further Information: https://www.grants.gov.au/Go/Show?GoUuid=08159cf6-4649-4e42-9e33-09fc949596ce

This initiative supports Australian businesses and researchers to join NASA’s inspirational endeavour to go forward to the Moon and then go on to Mars. Investment focuses in Australia over a five-year period, commencing in 2020-21.

The initiative forms an important element of the Advancing Space: Australian Civil Space Strategy 2019-2028. It primarily addresses the National and International pillars to:

  • open doors for Australian businesses and researchers to access international space supply chains
  • create jobs in Australia and support the growth of industries across the economy through the development and application of space technologies.

Through this, Australian organisations will join with NASA and other international partners to bring Australian capabilities to space, the Moon, Mars and beyond.

The objectives of the program are:

  • support Australia’s ambitions to join NASA’s endeavour to go forward to the Moon and then go on to Mars
  • accelerate the growth of the Australian space industry
  • build Australian space capability and capacity
  • lift Australian involvement in national and international supply chains
  • inspire the Australian public.
Last Updated: 22nd of December 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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