New Industries Fund: Completed Programs

Since 2017, the New Industries Fund has been supporting new and emerging Western Australian businesses, to diversify the economy and create new jobs and industries.

Science Industry PhD Fellowships

The Science Industry PhD Fellowships program offered a $10,000 a year top-up to PhD scholarships for 3 years, where the student is actively pursuing research to solve an industry problem or create a new business opportunity in conjunction with a local company. This program has now concluded

Previous Recipients

International Access Pass

The International Access Pass program provided travels grants of up to $5,000 to individuals and $10,000 for a team of 2, for Western Australians working with games and interactive technology, to build their business networks and deals at major events. This program has now concluded.

Previous recipients

WasteSorted e-waste

The WasteSorted e-waste 2020–21 program was a new round of WasteSorted grants, focusing on e-waste. This program has now concluded.

Previous recipients

COVID-19 Recovery

The Western Australian Government allocated a portion of the New Industries Fund towards funding for education and mentoring programs to support start‑ups and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) impacted by COVID-19. This program has now concluded

Previous recipients

Page reviewed 14 September 2022