National Science Week Grant Round for 2023

Applications are open now for event holders to apply for support for holding in-person or online events in National Science Week 2023 from the national office of Department of Industry, Science and Resources.

Grants can be from $2,000 to $20,000 ex GST and the total grant pool is $500,000 nationally.

Applications close on 15 December 2022.

The objectives of the grant opportunity are to:

  • inspire wide community participation in STEM
  • provide an opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate the contributions of Australian scientists to the world of knowledge
  • encourage an interest in science pursuits among the general public
  • encourage younger people to become fascinated by the world we live in.

Be sure to carefully read the grant guidelines (pdf, 634 kB) before applying.

Additional grants for 2023 National Science Week events in NSW from Inspiring Australia NSW will be announced soon.

Information on past 2022 grant recipients.