February 6, 2018

A new grant has been launched to support community science activities and events in regional South Australia.

Applications are now open for the 2018 South Australian Regional Science Small Grants. The grants are worth up to $2000 and will support science activities and events in one of three regions: Eyre Peninsula and Western region; Yorke Peninsula and Mid North region; Limestone Coast region.

This grant program is part of a larger state initiative designed to raise community awareness of the importance of science, innovation and potential science-related careers. The central theme of the regional grants program is to engage the community in science-related activity and improve scientific literacy for South Australians.

Applications are now open and close on 23 March. For more information and to apply, head to the 2018 South Australian Regional Science Small Grants page.

Recent Articles

National Science Week (SA) Initiatives Launch

National Science Week (SA) Initiatives Launch will be held on Wednesday 27 March 2019 at 6pm at RiAus. Come along to hear about the 2019 SA community grants for National Science Week, and help launch the Unsung Hero of SA Science awards.

South Australian Science Excellence Awards Open

STEM researchers, leaders and educators whose work is recognised by their peers for excellence and impact are invited to apply.

Tall Poppy Nominations Open

Nominations for 2019 are now open and close on April 10th. Selection criteria include outstanding research / academic achievement as well as excellence in communication and community engagement to promote an understanding of science.