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$7.5 million in BRII grants to boost small business innovation. Applications close 3 April 2024.
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
International Partnerships in Critical Minerals grants will provide co-funding for Australian projects. Applications now open.
The temporary group is part of the Australian Government’s interim response to the safe and responsible AI consultation.
From quantum computing capital raises to quantum tech in space, here’s a round up of achievements from quantum leaders.
Australia and other countries have been progressing the global quantum ecosystem as part of the Multilateral Dialogue on Quantum (MDQ).
We worked with Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and industry partners National Australian Bank (NAB) and Tookitaki to test both country’s AI ethics principles. The collaboration aimed to work...
9 February 2024
Did you nominate someone for the 2024 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science? Nominations are now closed - here’s what happens next.
22 January 2024
The sponsorship grants fund young Australians to take part in virtual or in-person STEM events.
10 January 2024
Learn why Professor Julie Owens nominates inspiring achievers for the Prime Minister’s Prizes for Sc...
Nominate an individual or team to show how much you value their contribution to the science community. Nominations are open until 8 February 2024.
20 December 2023
Show someone how much you value their contribution by nominating them for the 2024 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science. Nominations open until 8 February 2024.
8 December 2023
Scholarships are available for women and non-binary people to access more opportunities in STEM.
21 November 2023
Do you know an inspiring scientist, innovator or science educator? Nominate them for the 2024 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science by 8 February 2024.
31 October 2023
Up to $20,000 is available for individuals and organisations interested in delivering science engagement activities for next year’s National Science Week. Applications close 11 December.
16 October 2023
The Australian science, innovation and education communities came together tonight to celebrate outstanding achievements in scientific research, research-based innovation and science teaching.
9 October 2023
Each year we recognise outstanding Australian scientists, innovators and educators at the Prime Minister's Prizes for Science. Find out how these inspiring role models are continuing to blaze trails and achieve breakthroughs in their fields.
4 October 2023
We’ll recognise excellence among scientists, innovators and educators in science and technology fields. Follow us on Twitter/X, Facebook, LinkedIn and #PMPrizes for all the latest news about the 2023 recipients.
9 August 2023
We’re celebrating National Science Week from Saturday 12 August to Sunday 20 August.
24 May 2023
32 innovative public science engagement projects will share in nearly $500,000 as part of Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology.