Science and technology news
Responsible AI in Australia: have your say
We want to hear your views on how the Australian Government can support the safe and responsible use of AI. Submissions close 26 July 2023.
Northern Endeavour decommissioning phases 2 and 3: request for proposals
We’re approaching the market soon to request proposals for our next decommissioning phases. Register on the AusTender website to be notified when the phases 2 and 3 request for proposal is released.
May 2023 Office of the Chief Economist
Independent evaluation shows benefits of Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII)
An evaluation by the Nous Group found the program is good for businesses, the Australian Government and the economy.
Almost $5 million in grants to support innovative RegTech solutions
Five Australian companies share $4,999,340 in grants from the Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII). Funding is from the BRII Regulatory Technology (RegTech) round.
May 2023 Australian Space Agency
Navigating distant frontiers with AI and quantum technology
A new system from Advanced Navigation will help spacecraft find their way through the gruelling future of space exploration.
Powering Australia Industry Growth Centre grant: expression of interest
We are running a competitive grant process to select an entity to deliver the new centre. Grant guidelines are now available. We are accepting expressions of interest.
Get inspired! National Science Week 2023 grants announced
32 innovative public science engagement projects will share in nearly $500,000 as part of Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology.
8 March 2023
Ready to take the next step in your career? Exciting opportunities for graduates now open
If you’re looking for an opportunity to build and embed the skills you have gained during university, apply now for our graduate programs. Applications close 16 April 2023.
24 November 2022
Our 2022 APS employee census results
The 2022 APS employee census results are in. The census collects workforce views on important issues.
19 July 2022
Careers for people with disability
We’re looking for people with disability to bring their skills and experience to our department. Applications closed 17 August 2022.
30 November 2021
Our APS employee census results for 2021
The Australian Public Service (APS) employee census is an important process in collecting information about each departments’ workforce.
7 April 2021
Video: What our Secretary says about the Graduate Program STEM stream
The Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources is proud to lead the Australian Government Graduate Program STEM.
7 April 2021
Video: What our Chief Scientist says about the Graduate Program STEM stream
Dr Cathy Foley speaks about the Graduate Program STEM stream
31 March 2021
Our APS employee census results for 2020
The Australian Public Service employee census is an important process in collecting information about our workforce. See our results.
17 February 2021
Announcing our Inclusion Strategy
Want to know how our department is creating an inclusive work environment for everyone? See our Inclusion Strategy 2021-23.
23 November 2020
Announcing our people strategy
Want to know how our department is investing in our people, culture, values and processes? See our People Strategy 2020-22.
27 July 2020
How to ace your graduate assessment centre
Graduate assessment centres are designed to showcase your skills and assess you capabilities. Here are some tips to help you perform well in your virtual assessment centre.
1 May 2020
Graduate development program: apply now
Are you a graduate with expertise in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or human resources? We also value diverse skills and experience in our graduates. Apply before 6 May.
1 April 2020
Video: What graduates say about the Graduate Development Program
What’s it like being part of the department’s Graduate Development Program? Former and current graduates talk about the work they are doing.