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Sponsorship Grants for Student Science Engagement and International Competitions

ClosedGrant Closed: 11th 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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