Funding

Featured Programs

Now open! The following grant and funding opportunities are currently available.

Ignite Ideas Fund

Ignite Ideas funding is available to commercialise highly innovative and new products or services that are at minimum viable product stage or beyond. The fund supports Queensland-based small to medium businesses that have high-growth potential to undertake commercialisation projects that will help create new jobs, now and into the future.

Ignite Spark Program

The Ignite Spark Program supports innovative, high-growth small to medium-sized enterprises in Queensland, helping them advance their innovative products or services toward commercialization. It aims to strengthen industries, diversify the economy, compete globally, benefit regional areas, and create jobs.

Blackbird Ventures

Blackbird is a venture capital fund based in Australia and New Zealand which seeks to invest in every type of technology from software to space, unified by the biggest of ambitions. They invest in pre-product and pre-revenue.

Advancing Renewables Program

The Advancing Renewables Program provides businesses with funding or finance to develop renewable energy technologies, with matched funding of between $100,000 and $50 million.

Enterprise Acceleration Fund

The Enterprise Acceleration Fund (EAF) will invest in innovative, early-stage Queensland companies, supporting increased access to investment capital and jobs growth.

Accelerating Commercialisation Fund

Accelerating Commercialisation is a service under the AusIndustry Entrepreneurs’ Programme that provides you with advice and funding to get your novel product, process or service to market.

Grant & Funding Opportunities

Various government organisations feature grant and funding opportunities to assist startups and businesses looking to grow.

Business Investment Fund

The Business Investment Fund (BIF) has been created to support established small and medium businesses innovate, realise their potential, and promote job creation in Queensland. The BIF is partnering with growing Queensland companies to take the next big step in their business, create strong investment returns, and support the future of the Queensland economy.

Business.gov.au

Find grants, funding and support programs from across government to assist with business growth and success.

Innovation grants and support

A range of grants and resources are available to help businesses innovate and grow.

Advance Queensland

The Advance Queensland initiative provides opportunities for start-ups, entrepreneurs and small business.

Moreton Bay Region Funding Finder

Moreton Bay Regional Council's easy to use portal providing free access to a comprehensive database of grants and funding opportunities including federal, state and local government grants, loans and subsidies, as well as commercial funders and private philanthropic organisations.

GrantConnect

GrantConnect provides centralised publication of forecast and current Australian Government grant opportunities and grants awarded

Additional Grant & Funding Resources

Identifying grant and funding opportunities

This business support module takes you through key tips to identifying grant and funding opportunities for your business.

Tips for writing a grant application

This business support module provides business owners with simple tips and advice for writing your next grant application.