MTPConnect is charged by the Australian Government with driving innovation and growth in the medical technology, biotechnology and pharmaceutical (MTP) sector.
Expressions of Interest are being sought for collaborative, industry-led projects through a dollar-for-dollar matched Project Fund Program.
The objective of the Project Fund Program is to invest in big, bold ideas to improve the productivity, competitiveness and innovative capacity of the MTP sector; to deliver results on a national scale that have sector-wide impact, including for Small-to-Medium Enterprises (SMEs).
Funding & Duration
MTPConnect is looking for consortia large and small to creatively address some of the barriers to growth, as outlined in the 10-year Sector Competitiveness Plan, to share in a funding pool of $8.2M over two years.
- 21 June 2017 – MTPConnect Project Fund webinar
- 3 July 2017 – round opens
- 25 July 2017 – Adelaide Information Session
- 31 August 2017 – Expressions of Interest [Doc] due
Valerie Morris, Business Partnership Manager (Health & Medical Sciences, Sciences)