Community
Business, Rural & Regional, Tourism & Events

NSW Regional Business Event Development Fund

Funder:  Destination NSW

Grant Background: The NSW Regional Business Event Development Fund is designed to help stakeholders create, attract and support exciting business events for Regional NSW and to support new business event initiatives aimed at enriching the events with opportunities offered by iconic towns and regions while helping secure successful conferences and business events for their future.

The four streams of the program are:

  1. Creation of a New Business Event
  2. Attraction of an Existing Business Event
  3. Support for an Existing Business Event
  4. Support for a Business Event Project

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Manufacturing
Business

Supply Chain Resilience Initiative

Funder:  Federal – Industry

Grant Background: The Supply Chain Resilience Initiative provides funding to establish or scale a manufacturing capability or a related activity to address supply chain vulnerabilities for a critical product or input identified in the Sovereign Manufacturing Capability Plan. Applicants should demonstrate how their project addresses vulnerabilities identified in the Sovereign Manufacturing Capability Plan, including through investment in new equipment, technology, skills and processes.

The program aims to:

  • improve Australia’s resilience to future supply chain shocks
  • facilitate diversification of supply options and increase investment in the economy
  • enable diversification into export markets and reduce reliance on domestic markets
  • improve collaboration between domestic and international manufacturers and suppliers
  • mitigate supply chain risks for critical products
  • enhance visibility and transparency of the supply chain for critical products
  • accelerate digitalisation and deeper integration of technology
  • optimise supply chain performance.

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Agriculture - Food
Business

Modern Manufacturing Initiative – Manufacturing Translation Stream Food and Beverage round 2

Funder:  Federal – Industry

Grant Background: The Manufacturing Translation Stream – Food and Beverage provides businesses with funding to support projects that translate high quality research into commercial outcomes and support businesses to adopt new technologies and improve their manufacturing processes.

The Manufacturing Translation Stream will support:

  • projects that aid the translation of high quality research and ideas into commercial outcomes
  • businesses to scale-up to become more competitive and resilient
  • businesses to adopt new technologies and improve their manufacturing processes to boost productivity and competitiveness.

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Agriculture - Food
Business

Modern Manufacturing Initiative – Manufacturing Integration Stream Food and Beverage round 2

Funder:  Federal – Industry

Grant Background: The Manufacturing Integration Stream – Food and Beverage grant opportunity supports projects that integrate Australian businesses into domestic and international value chains which will propel their goods and services into new markets. The opportunity provides co-funding to encourage linkages between local businesses and domestic and international firms. It will also facilitate the adoption of product standards and greater knowledge sharing.

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Tech Science Communication
Business, Environmental

Modern Manufacturing Initiative – Manufacturing Translation Stream – Recycling and Clean Energy Priority – Round 2

Funder:  Federal – Industry

Grant Background: The Manufacturing Translation Stream will support:

  • projects that aid the translation of high quality research and ideas into commercial outcomes
  • businesses to scale-up to become more competitive and resilient
  • businesses to adopt new technologies and improve their manufacturing processes to boost productivity and competitiveness.

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Energy
Business, Environmental

Modern Manufacturing Initiative – Manufacturing Integration Stream – Recycling and Clean Energy Priority – Round 2

Funder:  Federal – Industry

Grant Background: The Modern Manufacturing Initiative – Recycling and Clean Energy – will develop world-leading advanced manufacturers that seize opportunities from sustainability, the clean energy transition, and waste reduction demands by leveraging Australia’s advantages in innovation, technology, renewable and mineral resources, and our onshore industrial base.

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Business

Australia-India Indo-Pacific Oceans Initiative Partnership

Funder:  Federal – Foreign Affairs

Grant Background: The Australia-India Indo-Pacific Oceans Initiative Partnership (AIIPOIP) helps shape maritime cooperation in the Indo-Pacific to support an open, inclusive, resilient, prosperous and rules-based maritime order. These grants are to support maritime projects which advance the goals of India’s Indo-Pacific Oceans Initiative (IPOI), especially the marine ecology pillar that is co-led by Australia.

The funding under this Partnership is available to partners to progress the IPOI initiative to a stage where more intergovernmental activities take place. This opportunity is set to catalyse ideas for the IPOI to pursue in future years by focusing on the maritime ecology pillar, on which Australia is the lead partner.

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Business

Commercial Landlord Hardship Fund

Funder:  NSW – Service

Grant Background: The Commercial Landlord Hardship Fund (Fund) provides grants to eligible small landlords who will or have experienced hardship as a result of providing rental relief to their tenant(s) under the Retail and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation 2021 (Regulation).

Landlords that have claimed land tax relief between 1 July 2021 and 31 December 2021 are ineligible for the Fund.

The NSW Government introduced the Fund to provide support to smaller landlords whose main source of income is impacted by providing rental relief to retail or commercial tenants who have been financially impacted by the 2021 COVID-19 lockdown.

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Business

Going Global Export Program

Funder:  NSW – Investment

Grant Background: The Going Global Export Program supports eligible NSW businesses to reach new customers in new international markets. The Program is run by Investment NSW and supports businesses in the following industries/sectors:

  • Food and Beverage, Agri-Food, Processed Food
  • Health and Medtech

The Program is intensive and requires participants to be actively engaged for 2 to 6 months. Participants will have access to:

  • online workshops
  • business matching
  • coaching from a dedicated Export Adviser from Investment NSW
  • access to the NSW Trade and Investment Commissioner in-market
  • support from industry experts
  • training in marketing and e-commerce.

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