Our Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program supports Australian industries’ ability to compete and produce. We do this by helping industry to partner with the research sector to solve industry-identified problems in 2 ways:
CRC grants offer co-funding for industry-led research. CRCs must:
A CRC collaboration must also include at least 1 Australian business, and 1 Australian research organisation.
CRC Project grants offer matched funding of between $100,000 and $3 million for industry-led research, for up to 3 years. CRC-Ps must:
A CRC-P collaboration must also include a minimum of 2 Australian businesses (with at least 1 small and medium-sized enterprise), and 1 Australian research organisation.
Our Minister is responsible for the CRC Program and decides:
The CRC Advisory Committee is a sub-committee of Industry Innovation and Science Australia. They provide advice and feedback to our Minister about:
Last updated: 27 September 2021
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