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Archived Grant Opportunity View - GO117

Global Innovation Linkages program Round 2

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Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources
Close Date & Time:
14-Nov-2018 5:00 pm (ACT Local Time)
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Primary Category:
321003 - Scientific Research
Publish Date:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS, Administered Territories
Selection Process:
Open Competitive


Provides matched funding to assist Australian businesses and researchers to collaborate with global partners on strategically focused, leading-edge research and development projects. The program will support projects focussed on developing high quality products, services or processes that respond to industry challenges.

  • The maximum grant amount is AU$1 million.
  • The grant amount will be up to 50% per cent of eligible project expenditure.
  • The maximum grant period is four years.

To be eligible, a project must have a lead applicant and project partners.

Lead organisation eligibility

To be an eligible lead organisation you must:

  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be registered for GST

and be one of the following eligible entities:

  • an Australian incorporated entity
  • a Publicly Funded Research Organisation (PFRO) as defined in Appendix A of the grant opportunity guidelines
  • a Cooperative Research Centre.

Project partners

Project partners must include at least:

  • one Australian industry entity and
  • one Australian research organisation and
  • one global partner.

Project eligibility

Your project must be in at least one of the following priority areas:

These priority areas align with the Australian Government's Industry Growth Centres Initiative. Applications for funding are expected to align with the relevant Growth Centre's key themes, vision, strategic direction and/or Industry Knowledge Priorities. Applicants should engage with the relevant Growth Centre in developing a proposal. Further information on the Industry Growth Centre Initiative is available at and at the Growth Centres' websites (see links above).

Estimated Grant Value (AUD):

From $1.00 to $1,000,000.00

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