Inspiring more female researchers
The Morrison Government today awards two special fellowships to leading female researchers, who will work to promote and inspire greater female participation in research.
$44.2 million to support world-leading Australian researchers
The Morrison Government is providing $44.2 million to fund some of Australia’s top academics to continue their world-leading research in the national interest.
NEIS helps Australians start their own business and celebrates a big anniversary
The New Business Assistance with NEIS (New Enterprise Incentive Scheme) program turns 35 years old this week and it’s only getting better with age, continuing to create opportunities for…
STEM camp goes online
Australia’s most promising school students with a passion for science, technology, engineering and mathematics will take part in the annual Curious Minds Winter Camp this week.
WA workers learning COVID-19 safety skills
New short courses in infection control are now being rolled out to help customer-facing businesses open safely and minimise the risk of COVID-19 spreading.
New research hubs to lead innovation in Australia
The Morrison Government is investing in partnerships between universities and industry that will produce world-leading research and real-world commercial outcomes that create jobs and drive…
Securing workers for Australian Farmers
More regional areas across Australia will benefit from the expansion of Harvest Trail Services into all major horticulture regions across the country.
Support for Australia’s young Entrepreneurs
The Morrison Government is continuing the successful Youth Entrepreneurship Facilitators for a further two years, until 2022.
Support flows to more disadvantaged students
More than 50,000 disadvantaged young people have received education scholarships backed by the Morrison Government.
Inaugural report of the National Skills Commission: the Australian labour market and Covid-19
A report released today by the National Skills Commission (NSC) shows that while the impact of COVID-19 on the labour market has been significant, some data indicates early signs of stabilisation…
Research Sustainability working group
A working group of university Vice Chancellors will provide advice to the Minister for Education about sustainable approaches to research funding for universities during COVID-19 and beyond.
National Priorities and Industry Linkage Fund working group
A working group of university Vice Chancellors will help design the Morrison Government’s $900 million fund to enhance engagement between higher education and industry, with a strong focus on STEM…