Sponsorship Grants for Student Science Engagement and International Competitions


The objective of the grant opportunity is to support Australian students under the age of 18 to attend or participate in STEM related events, activities and competitions in Australia and overseas.

Funding Available: $1 000 - $20 000

Eligible Applicants:

A sponsor organisation must apply on behalf of a student or group of students.

To be eligible you must:

  • Have an Australian Business Number (ABN)

  • And be one of the following entities:

    • A primary or secondary school that is registered with a state or territory authority

    • An incorporated not for profit organisation

    • An entity incorporated in Australia.

Eligible Projects:

To be eligible your project must:

  • Involve the participation of a student or a group of students at an eligible event

  • Have at least $1,000 in eligible expenditure

  • Be related to the pursuit of a field of STEM and one that promotes student engagement in STEM-related disciplines, or participation in STEM-based competitions both in Australia and overseas.

Applications Close: Applications are open for as long as funding is available.