Funding opportunity: Innovation vouchers program

By February 2, 2017 Industry News & Updates

WA innovators are able to apply for up to $20,000 in professional services vouchers over a maximum period of 12 months to develop their ideas, thereby facilitating opportunities for those ideas to be commercialised.

About the Innovation Vouchers Program

The IVP is a competitive grant program to assist small to medium enterprises (SMEs) get a step closer to commercialising their innovations by developing collaborative relationships with research providers, specialist commercialisation support services or getting deal flow. It has been expanded to include those companies that wish to undertake the required service in-house. It also provides an opportunity for companies to undertake proof-of-market analysis. Collaboration with research/academia is encouraged.

Applications are now open and must be received by the Innovation Centre of Western Australia by email to innovationvouchers@gcio.wa.gov.au by 12:00pm on Friday 31 March 2017.

For all enquiries regarding the IVP, contact the Innovation Centre of WA (ICWA) via email innovationvouchers@gcio.wa.gov.au or telephone 08 6251 2526.