Government Grants & Assistance

Grants Connect

Register at the Grant Connect page which provides a centralised publication of forecast and current Australian Government grant opportunities and grants awarded

Biomedical Translation Fund

Provides companies with venture capital through licensed private sector fund managers help them develop biomedical discoveries into tangible products, services and outcomes

Biomedical Translation Bridge Program

Nurtures the translation of new therapies, technologies and medical devices through to the proof-of-concept stage, with expert industry support and mentoring (delivered by MTP Connect)

BioMedTech Horizons Program

An initiative to support innovative collaborative health technologies, drive discoveries towards proof-of-concept and commercialisation that address key health challenges (delivered by MTP Connect)

Medical Research Future Fund

A $20 billion long-term investment supporting Australian health and medical research

Industry Research Fellowships

Supporting PhD qualified researchers to undertake original research that will positively impact the translation of research outcomes into practical application

Queensland Biomedical Business Attraction Program

Funding to help attract interstate and international biomedical industry to access Queensland’s biomedical capabilities

Research & Development (R&D) Tax Incentive

Encourages companies to engage in R&D benefitting Australia by providing a tax offset for eligible activities

Export Market Development Grant

A financial assistance program for aspiring and current exporters

Advance Queensland

State Government grants and assistance from Advance Queensland for startups and entrepreneurs 

Gold Coast Health and Knowledge Precinct Investment Incentives

The GCHKP Project Office is the central point of contact to facilitate support and is able to refer you to relevant government agencies.

City of Gold Coast Investment Attraction Program

A suite of services to facilitate investment or business relocation to the City of Gold Coast

City of Gold Coast Export Assistance Scheme

Provides financial support to Gold Coast export-ready businesses 

Other Grants and Funding Opportunities

Mito Foundation Grants

Grants which support research that will improve diagnosis, treatments, and ultimately cures for mitochondrial disease (mito)

AMP Tomorrow Fund

Offering grants to help "Tomorrow Makers" who are doing great things

BUPA Health Foundation Grants

BUPA partners with health and medical researchers to address the health needs of the Australian community

Ian Potter Foundation

Supporting leading Australian research institutes, universities and teaching hospitals to undertake innovative biomedical research.

National Foundation for Medical Research and Innovation

Supports the translation of biomedical research projects that have strong potential in addressing unmet community needs

Johnson & Johnson QuickFire Challenges

Innovation funding and grants to address specific health challenges