Supporting businesses and research organisations to research and develop innovative ways to improve processes, performance or systems for recycled organics.
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To be eligible, you must be a collaborative partnership of a research organisation and an organisation that produces or uses recycled organics commercially.
One of the project partners must be the Lead Applicant, who applies and is responsible for managing the project. The Lead Applicant must be located in Victoria.
Examples of research organisations:
Examples of eligible non-research organisations:
We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations.
Projects must improve process, performance or systems for existing recycled organics products.
Applicants must co-contribute at least $1 for every $1 funded.
Co-contributions can be either financial (cash) or in-kind. Up to 100% of the co-contribution can be in-kind.
Project partners must contribute at least 20% to the co-contribution.
Grants of up to $300,000 per project are available.
Dates may change.
There is no date for the announcement of application outcomes. We will provide applicants with updates as much as possible and when necessary.
Applications open: 1 June 2021
Applications close: 11:59 pm, 16 July 2021
Information session: 10:00 am, 10 June 2021
Notification of outcome: 1 October 2021
Funding agreements established: 8 January 2022
Projects commenced by: 31 January 2022
Project completed: 2 years from commencement date
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In the subject line, use the grant name 'Recycling Victoria Research and Development – Organics'.