Grants

There are three annual grant programs available to support public science engagement activity taking place in National Science Week in Tasmania.

National Grants

  • for public science engagement events with significant reach and impact
  • applicants can request between $2,000 – $20,000
  • applications typically open in October for events in Science Week (August) of the following year
  • administered by the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science (more information here)

Tasmanian National Science Week Seed Grants

  • applicants can request up to $2000
  • applications open 21 Sep – 21 Oct 2020 for public events held during National Science Week 2021, 14-22 August.
  • administered by the Tasmanian National Science Week Coordinating Committee

National Science Week School Grants

  • available to all Australian schools
  • applicants can request up to $500
  • applications typically open in March for STEM-related activity in Science Week (August) of the same year
  • administered by Australian Science Teachers Association (more information here)