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.
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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

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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.

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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.

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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

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