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Jan 2024

The Australian Government’s interim response to safe and responsible AI consultation

Find out how community feedback will influence regulation of AI in Australia.
Jan 2024

New grant funding round open for industry-led research collaborations

Applications are now open for round 25 of the Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Grants program.
Jan 2024

Grants of up to $15,000 available for young Aussies in STEM

The sponsorship grants fund young Australians to take part in virtual or in-person STEM events.
Dec 2023

$17 million to boost AI adoption by SMEs

The AI Adopt Program will fund centres to help Australian businesses adopt artificial intelligence (AI). Applications close 29 January 2024.

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Feb 2024

PolyActiva is changing how we look at eye biotech

The company is developing new ocular technology with support from our Biomedical Translation Fund and Brandon Capital.
Feb 2024

Funding for solutions using renewables and low emissions

$7.5 million in BRII grants to boost small business innovation. Applications close 3 April 2024.
Feb 2024

$14 million to help Australian businesses manufacture renewable energy technologies

The Australian Government has named the recipient of the Powering Australia Industry Growth Centre grant following a competitive process in 2023.
Feb 2024 Critical Minerals Office

$40 million to support critical minerals projects in Australia

International Partnerships in Critical Minerals grants will provide co-funding for Australian projects. Applications now open.
Feb 2024

New expert group will help guide the future of safe and responsible AI in Australia

The temporary group is part of the Australian Government’s interim response to the safe and responsible AI consultation.
Feb 2024

Success stories for quantum in Australia

From quantum computing capital raises to quantum tech in space, here’s a round up of achievements from quantum leaders.
Feb 2024

Towards a global quantum ecosystem

Australia and other countries have been progressing the global quantum ecosystem as part of the Multilateral Dialogue on Quantum (MDQ).

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12 February 2024

Australia and Germany strengthen ties on science and research

The 2 countries engaged in talks as part of an ongoing cooperation agreement.
25 October 2023

Getting ready for the Osaka World Expo 2025

Our department will contribute to the Australian presence at the next World Expo in Osaka, Japan.
7 August 2023

Grants finalised for international collaborative research projects

The Global Connections Fund round 5 recipients are working on projects in medical science, recycling and clean energy, and the food and beverage industry.
14 March 2023 Australian Space Agency

International Space Investment India Projects grants now open

We've extended the ISI India Projects grant applications to Tuesday 27 June 2023.
13 January 2023

Apply now for Australia-India collaborative research grants

Round 15 of the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF) is now open for projects in priority areas.
16 December 2022

Team Australia receives top award at 10th Innovation Leaders Summit

A cohort of 23 Australian startups secured the most meetings out of all overseas institutions that participated in the summit to win this award.
5 December 2022

Fifteen years of the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund

Look back on 15 years of science and research collaboration supported by the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF). A new round of funding under the AISRF will open in early 2023.
10 November 2022

Korean and Australian researchers connect at Tech-Bridge over miniature satellites

The Australia-Korea Tech-Bridge event brought researchers together to discuss CubeSats, a type of miniature satellite. Researchers built relationships and discussed opportunities for collaboration.
7 April 2022

$60.2 million investment to boost Australian science and technology globally

The Australian Government will support international collaboration through the Global Science and Technology Diplomacy Fund (GSTDF). Priority areas include advanced manufacturing, artificial intelligence, hydrogen and RNA vaccines and therapies.
4 April 2022

An Australian-Indian partnership to eliminate visceral leishmaniasis

Case study from the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund.
29 March 2022

Large area opto-electronics (LAOE) for Australia and India

Case study from the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund.
22 March 2022

Ongoing investment to boost the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund

The Australian Government is stepping up new investments to support scientists in India and Australia to collaborate on leading-edge research.