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Agency PBS Program Title PBS Sub Program Project Title Grant Recipient Purpose Confidential Input Confidential Output Max Value (GST Inc) Grant Commencement Date Grant End Date Grant Funding Location Postcode Grant Agreement Varied
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $54,931 26/06/2017 26/04/2018 Frenchs Forest, NSW 2086 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $43,999 23/10/2017 19/10/2018 Burwood, NSW 2134 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF THE SUNSHINE COAST

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $49,929 30/11/2016 30/11/2017 Marcoola, QLD 4564 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Using citizen scientists to test the effectiveness of biofertilizers UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Researchers from University of Western Australia will engage with community members in southwestern Australia to test whether biofertilizers can improve carbon storage, water holding capacity and microbial activity of agricultural and horticultural soils.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $209,468 01/07/2017 30/06/2019 Albany, WA 6330 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement MicroBlitz Super sized Citizen Science for Soil Microbiomes UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

MicroBlitz is a West Australian citizen science project that engages volunteers throughout the State in a quest to discover the hidden bio-diversity in the soil beneath their feet. Through MicroBlitz, volunteer citizen scientists connect with the natural environment to collect soil samples that are sent to a centralised laboratory for DNA sequencing to map the microbiome of WA.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $352,267 01/08/2017 31/07/2019 Nedlands, WA 6009 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $11,019 01/08/2016 01/03/2017 Subiaco, WA 6008 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Increasing wheat yield by genomic sequencing and germplasm UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

This project will bring together world leading scientists with unique capabilities from eight organisations to address the demand for significantly improved wheat production, through germplasm exchange, high-throughput molecular marker applications, bioinformatics, and multi-environment field trials.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,095,296 20/06/2017 01/09/2021 Crawley, WA 6009 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $46,270 12/07/2016 01/07/2017 Osborne Park, WA 6017 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement The Virtual Plant Cell: exploring cell science through virtual reality UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

The Virtual Plant Cell is an educational virtual reality resource being developed by the ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology . VPC allows users to experience the microscopic inner world of a plant in an immersive way, interact with a cell and learn about the complex processes that researchers study, and serves as a platform on which to create scientific dialogue between scientists and community.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $12,188 01/03/2017 17/09/2017 Crawley, WA 6009 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure and international engagement Galaxy Explorer UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Global Citizen Scientists will help Australian astronomers discover how much light is arriving at the Earth from over 2 million galaxies, allowing them to determine both the galactic distance and what they are made of. Participants will use an online tool to learn how to analyse astronomical images and derive various properties of galaxies, and then provide their data to astronomers at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research in Perth, WA. Once complete, the results will be published as a catalogue for global astronomers and Citizen Scientists to access. This catalogue will help make the WAVES project possible; the largest ever experiment on the evolution of galaxies, and will have a lasting impact in the field of astronomy.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $350,275 06/07/2017 30/06/2020 Crawley, WA 6009 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $55,000 05/07/2017 04/07/2018 Marleston, SA 5033 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement Building healthy creative movers and thinkers UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA

The project will deliver a half-day workshop for teachers at two schools in Perth, where UWA academics and CAD-Link robotics experts will facilitate teachers to integrate the Active STEAM technology into their STEM curriculum. Active STEAM sessions will then be conducted for their Year 3-6 students, thus promoting a foundation for delivering an online teaching and learning eco-system Australia-wide.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $22,000 01/10/2017 30/09/2018 Crawley, WA 6009 Yes
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $54,657 06/09/2016 06/03/2017 Culburra Beach, NSW 2540 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $44,000 27/03/2017 16/04/2018 Lane Cove West, NSW 2066 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $55,000 24/10/2016 24/07/2017 Moss Vale, NSW 2577 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $54,534 22/03/2017 15/05/2018 Helensburgh, NSW 2508 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $55,000 12/04/2017 01/01/2018 Bayswater North, VIC 3153 No
Industry and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure & international engagement A Festival of STEM UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG

The University of Wollongong's Science Centre & Planetarium will be the lead partner for a major Festival of STEM which will feature key stakeholders from across its campuses who will deliver an extensive program of STEM based activities, primarily using women scientist as strong role models to 2,500 students.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $214,328 03/01/2017 30/04/2018 Wollongong, NSW 2522 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Supporting Science and Commercialisation Science awareness, infrastructure and international engagement Urangan School is sending students to Canberra to engage in STEM activities URANGAN STATE HIGH SCHOOL

Urangan SHS is sending 50 students to Canberra to engage in STEM related activities by visiting Questacon, Deep Space Communication Complex, AIS and National Zoo.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $20,000 17/10/2018 23/10/2018 Urangan, QLD 4655 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Business Growth Grant URBAN STRATEGIES PTY LTD

A Business Growth Grant has been awarded to undertake marketing, branding and communication activities.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $8,305 07/09/2016 25/08/2017 South Brisbane, QLD 4101 No
Industry, Innovation and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Business Growth Grant USCOM LIMITED

A Business Growth Grant has been awarded to undertake production/operational activities.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $13,750 10/11/2017 22/09/2018 Sydney, NSW 2000 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Personal Safety Monitor USM PTY LTD

USM has developed a Personal Safety Monitor (PSM) for the heavy industrial, oil and gas and mining sectors. Accelerating Commercialisation support will be used to help USM complete a compliant product that will allow the PSM to be sold in European, North American and Australian markets.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $331,042 01/10/2016 31/03/2017 Winnellie, NT 820 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Business Growth Grant UVS PTY LIMITED

A Business Growth Grant has been awarded to undertake internal systems activities.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $7,920 30/01/2017 15/05/2017 Thornton, NSW 2322 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Innovation Connections UVS PTY LIMITED

Innovation Connections promotes collaboration between small and medium sized Australian businesses and the research sector to develop new ideas with commercial potential.

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property $33,000 16/01/2017 16/01/2018 Thornton, NSW 2322 No
Industry and Science Growing Business Investment Business and market development Radial Drilling System for Enhanced Petroleum Oil & Gas Recovery V2H INTERNATIONAL PTY LTD

V2H International has a unique, environmentally friendly method of greatly improving recovery of oil and gas from new and existing wells. The V2H International technology will safely and economically increase hydrocarbon recovery, reducing and potentially eliminating the need for hydraulic fracturing.

Not Applicable Not Applicable $1,100,000 01/04/2017 31/05/2018 Pinjarra Hills, QLD 4068 No