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2024 Tasmanian National Science Week Engagement Grants Application
2024 Tasmanian National Science Week Engagement Grants Application Form
Before completing this application, please read the
Tasmanian National Science Week Engagement Grants Guidelines
. Applications must be submitted by 8 April, 11.59pm AEDT and must address all questions below.
For enquiries, please
Please fill in your personal details below.
Address Line 2
State / Province / Region
ZIP / Postal Code
Antigua and Barbuda
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba
Bosnia and Herzegovina
British Indian Ocean Territory
Central African Republic
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
French Southern Territories
Heard Island and McDonald Islands
Isle of Man
Korea, Democratic People's Republic of
Korea, Republic of
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Northern Mariana Islands
Palestine, State of
Papua New Guinea
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sao Tome and Principe
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Svalbard and Jan Mayen
Syria Arab Republic
Tanzania, the United Republic of
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
US Minor Outlying Islands
United Arab Emirates
Virgin Islands, British
Virgin Islands, U.S.
Wallis and Futuna
Select your organisation type.
Individual / Sole trader
Association / Industry body
Organisation / Business
Local government organisation
About the activity / event
Select the Engagement Grant category for this application.
Grant to support a public STEM engagement event/activity ($5000)
Grant to support a program of STEM events/activities delivered outside of the Greater Hobart area ($8000)
Select your event/activity type.
Hands-on science workshops or field activities
Science fairs, expos, shows or exhibitions
Science through the arts activities
Interactive online events
Presentation, demonstration, lecture, webinar
Citizen science activities
Please provide a short description of your event (100 words)
What is the delivery mode of your event/activity?
Hybrid means an in-person event that is live-streamed, or an event that is both in-person and online.
Please select the criteria your event/activity meets. Select all that apply.
Promote and encourage community interest and participation in STEM
Inspire and encourage informed discussion around STEM-related topics
Engage underrepresented or disadvantaged groups with STEM
Inspire people to pursue an interest or career in science, including in younger people
Promote STEM-based careers
Inform businesses of the importance of STEM innovation to their long-term success
Raise awareness of the contribution and achievements of Tasmanian scientists and innovators
Communicate the relevance of STEM in everyday life
Extend professional networks and partnership opportunities in STEM-related fields
Enter the date of your event/activity. (dd/mm/yyyy). (If unknown at this stage, leave blank)
MM slash DD slash YYYY
Please provide details about the timing of your event/activity if known. For example, the opening and closing times, duration of the event, etc.
Please provide details of your event/activity location and/or the online platform being used.
How many participants do you expect to attend your event/activity?
Please outline who your intended audience is, why you want to engage this audience, and how you will engage this audience (100 words or less).
Please outline the keys details about your event/activity. When addressing this question, please use the headings listed below. (500 words or less).
Aims and Outcomes: explain the key aim(s) of the event/activity and why they matter, the proposed outcomes and how you will achieve them
Event/Activity Details: describe the details of event/activity, including audience, participants, key dates etc. If applying for a Grant to participate in another STEM focussed large engagement event, include the name of the event and the contact details for the event organiser.
Benefits: describe how this event/activity will increase capacity to engage diverse audiences in one or more aspects of the STEM disciplines.
Tell us how you will you promote your event/activity and ensure participation. (300 words or less). If applying for a for a grant to participate in another STEM focussed large engagement event, you might be part of a larger promotion strategy. Please provide details.
Please tell us how you will measure the success of your event/activity. (300 words or less).
Outline what sustainability (environmentally friendly) plans you will have in place for your event/activity.
If you are currently hosting/have hosted previous community STEM events or activities, tell us about it. (300 words or less).
Have you received a National Science Week grant in the past?
If successful, are you willing for online content of your event to be captured, published, and promoted at a later date on the Inspiring Tasmania channels?
Enter the total amount you are requesting.
Please enter a number from
Will there be a cost to participants?
Please keep in mind events should be accessible and free where possible.
If so, what is the charge per person?
Have you received funding/sponsorship from any other sources for this event/activity?
Please declare any conflict of interests (actual or perceived)
Using the budget template provided a detailed budget with a description of all expected costs for your event/activity. Include all co-contributions, as well as volunteer staff hours.
(Budget Template is available
Accepted file types: xls, xlsx, Max. file size: 64 MB.
Your event submission was successful. It will appear on the website once reviewed.