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Matched funding of $50,000 to $100,000 for manufacturing businesses to undertake research with one of IMCRC’s partner universities and/or CSIRO.

Matched funding is available for manufacturing businesses that meet the following project guidelines, in line with the IMCRC assessment criteria:

  • be industry-led, deliver clear manufacturing outcomes and be completed within a 6-12 month timeframe
  • apply innovative manufacturing technologies and business models, including Industry 4.0
  • have a business innovation and transformation plan and/or Industry 4.0 adoption plan
  • include new project intellectual property (IP)and know-how owned by the industry lead
  • involve ideally also other Australian manufacturing SMEs as collaborators (e.g. partners, suppliers, customers) to support local supply chains.

Projects that also deliver outcomes aligned with Australia’s national/sovereign priorities, including COVID-19, and/or provide environmental and sustainability solutions, are welcome.

To learn more and for full eligibility criteria, visit IMCRC funding.

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