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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...
13 February 2024
The Australian Government has released the independent panel’s report for the Pathway to Diversity in STEM Review.
8 December 2023
Scholarships are available for women and non-binary people to access more opportunities in STEM.
7 December 2023
Kiowa Scott-Hurley shares her experiences with art, coding, supercomputing and navigating the STEM workplace as a queer Aboriginal woman with a chronic illness.
13 November 2023
Deanne Fisher leads a research team that uses telescopes across the planet (and in orbit) to study galaxies and the formation of stars.
9 October 2023
From a mining area in South Australia to Geoscience Australia, geologist Dr Verity Normington's career path wasn’t always easy.
15 August 2023
We’re continuing the conversation on diversity in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Share your thoughts on draft recommendations before 8 September.
3 August 2023
Dr Xia Hua is a mathematical biologist and senior lecturer at the Mathematical Science Institute at the Australian National University.
21 July 2023
We’ve updated the STEM Equity Monitor with the latest data on women and girls’ participation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
20 July 2023
Tich-Lam’s journey took her from post-war Vietnam to COO of a major research centre.
20 July 2023
Spanner is a motorcycle mechanic who uses STEM skills in her work every day.
20 July 2023
Video game developer Cherie Davidson talks Gamergate, ADHD and why underrepresented creative voices are essential.
8 May 2023
We’re continuing the dialogue on diversity in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Find out what people are sharing with us and respond to new consultation questions. Submissions close 26 May.