Global Innovation Linkages programme to boost global collaboration

A new Australian Government funding programme was announced today to help industry and researchers collaborate with targeted global partners on leading-edge research, development and commercialisation project, focusing on projects that respond to industry challenges.

The Global Innovation Linkages programme will provide $18 million over five years to help businesses collaborate to develop high quality products, services or processes that respond to strategically important industry challenges for Australia and priority sectors - one of which is METS.

The programme will help existing businesses to grow and create jobs by allowing Australian businesses to better collaborate with businesses overseas.

Applications close 20 October.

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