Department of Industry,
Innovation and Science
Our Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program supports Australian industries’ ability to compete and produce. We do this by helping industry partner with the research sector to solve industry-identified issues.
CRC grants offer co-funding for industry-led research. A CRC must include at least 1 Australian business, and 1 research organisation, to be eligible for funding.
CRC Project grants support up to three years’ worth of industry-led collaborative research. The grants cover up to $3 million in co-funding. Projects must include a minimum of 2 Australian businesses (with at least 1 small and medium-sized enterprise), and 1 research organisation.
CRC Program funding can be used to pay for:
Our Minister is responsible for the CRC Program and decides:
The CRC Advisory Committee is a sub-committee of Innovation and Science Australia. They provide advice and feedback to our Minister about:
Last updated: 21 May 2018
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