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Tech Central Research and Innovation Infrastructure Fund

The Office of the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer has now launched the Request for Proposal (RFP) phase of the Tech Central Research & Innovation Infrastructure Fund and is seeking a formal submission from applicants for research and innovation infrastructure to be located in or strongly aligned to the Tech Central precinct in Sydney.

The $8 million Tech Central Research and Innovation Infrastructure Fund will bring innovation, R&D and industry talent to the heart of Sydney, Tech Central, and complement existing research, industry and university participants.

Before submitting their RFP, applicants should familiarise themselves with the Guidelines for Applicants at the link below.

Proposals must be sent to grants@chiefscientist.nsw.gov.au by 17:00 AEST Friday 5 August 2022.

*Please note a one week extension has been provided for this fund, with RFPs now due 5 August, instead of 29 July.

Forms

Tech Central Research and Innovation Infrastructure Fund Request for Proposal

Tech Central Research and Innovation Infrastructure Fund Guidelines for Applicants

Important Dates

RFP closing date17:00 AEST Friday 5 August 2022
RFP evaluationSeptember 2022*
Funding recommendations announced and contracts issuedOctober-December 2022*

*Note that the timings are indicative and subject to change.

Further information

If you have any questions regarding the NSW Tech Central Research and Innovation Infrastructure Fund, please contact:

Kristen Mulligan

Manager – Strategy and Programs
Office of the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer | Investment NSW

Email: grants@chiefscientist.nsw.gov.au