Applications are now open for the National Science Week 2024 grants.
Individuals and organisations interested in delivering science engagement activities can apply for grants between $2,000 and $20,000.
Activities can include:
- in-person activities such as workshops, fairs and theatre
- online activities with two-way audience participation
- do-it-yourself (DIY) activities
- virtual tours
- other events and activities.
National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). It is a big part of the Australian Government’s approach to science engagement and inspiring Australians to pursue a career in STEM.
The Australian Government funds the National Science Week Grants under the Inspiring Australia Science Engagement Programme. There is a total of $500,000 in grant funding available for these grants each year.