Grants to connect with researchers and their facilities to embark on an innovative research project.

CSIRO Kickstart

Matched funding to access CSIRO capabilities to do research, development or testing.

Accelerating Commercialisation

Early stage commercialisation support and competitive matched funding grants to bring new and novel products to market.

CRC Projects

Supports short-term industry-led collaboration between industry, research and the community to focus R&D efforts on utilisation and commercialisation.

Entrepreneurs’ Programme Innovation Connections

Facilitation to collaborate with the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential and matched funding grants for business researchers and graduates.

Enterprise Solution Centre Programme

Food Innovation Australia Limited

Connects companies to expertise, technical and/or research advice to find a solution to a technical challenge.

Project Fund

Food Innovation Australia Limited

Supports innovation projects that encourage collaboration between small and large businesses to lift productivity and competitiveness



For more information on this content, please refer to:

Dr Natalie Gillam

Regional Manager Network – Central Coast, Hunter and North Coast
AusIndustry – Business Services |  Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

IDC Building, University Drive, Callaghan
T: (02) 4014 5922 |  M: 0434 606 779