Innovation grants

Innovation grants

Now open

To find out more contact the grants team on 02 9265 9333.

Closes 5pm on 22 July

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Innovation funding aims to support the development or implementation of new technologies or processes that are currently not being used in the local market, but have the potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve efficiencies that could be applied across our area.

Please see the grants and sponsorship guidelines for expected program outcomes and eligibility.

Funding available

Funding under the innovation funding stream is available in 2 categories:

  • Feasibility studies that investigate innovative environmental solutions with the potential to improve environmental performance across a range of buildings and facilities in Sydney. Up to $20,000 is available in this category, with support to be matched by 25% or more cash or value in-kind from the applicant.
  • Demonstration projects that implement solutions to reduce resource consumption and can be rolled out at scale. Up to $80,000 is available in this category with funds to be matched by 50% or more cash or value in-kind from the applicant.

Contacts

For more information about this program or how to apply, please contact: 

Grants team02 9265 9333

Key dates

Grant round Applications open Applications close Project timeframe
Round 1 6 February 2019 11 March 2019 1 August 2019–31 July 2020
Round 2 19 June 2019 22 July 2019 1 January 2020–31 December 2020
Round 3 23 October 2019 18 November 2019 1 May 2020–30 April 2021

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Last updated: Tuesday, 9 July 2019