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Applications for the Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII) Workplace Relations Usability Challenge Feasibility grant are now open. 

The Australian Government is looking for innovative solutions to make it easier for small business owners to navigate the modern awards system. 

Eligible startups and small or medium enterprises (SMEs) can apply for grant funding to develop innovative ideas. This includes technologies such as:

  • natural language processing
  • chatbots
  • machine learning
  • data analytics
  • visualisation.

Our department runs BRII, a challenge-based innovation program. The Department of Employment and Workplace Relations (DEWR) is leading the Workplace Relations Usability Round. 

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Applications close 6 December 2023.