Science Engagement Grants

Up to $5,000 available

National Science Week 2021 Grants

The Queensland National Science Week Coordinating Committee is offering grants up to $5,000 for activities delivered during or close to National Science Week: 14–22 August 2021.

The purpose of the grants is to increase community engagement with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) based activities during National Science Week in Queensland. These can be online, in-person or hybrid events. All in-person event proposals will need to be include reference to COVID-19 considerations and contingency plans.

We are especially interested in initiatives that build science capability, engagement, and networks in the regions. Where possible, we encourage applicants to collaborate with existing local organisations, including STEM Hubs.

Key dates for 2021
  • applications OPEN from Monday 15 March
  • applications CLOSE at 3.00 pm, Friday 9 April
  • grants recipients announced late April