Category Archives: Government Grants News

Innovation Science Australia 2030 Strategic Plan

Innovation Science Australia 2030 Strategic Plan Innovation Science Australia issued their 2030 Strategic Plan on 29th January 2018. This report has highlighted several areas of potential improvement and innovation across all industry sectors. Of particular interest are the proposed changes and amendments to government funding programs and incentives available to Australian businesses, including the following:…
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Shepparton Seminar: Funding Innovative Businesses

On 14th September 2017, Saving Point invites you to attend an informative session on funding for innovative businesses. Boaz Shiponi and David Hill will be presenting on the Research and Development Tax Incentive, Export Market Development Grant, and other government grants and programs. With the government making considerable investment in innovation, make sure your company…
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Changes to EMDG from 1st July 2017

Changes to EMDG from 1st July 2017 For applications for the Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) submitted from 1st July 2017 onward, the following changes to the scheme will apply: Communications costs are no longer included as an eligible expense category. A limit of $15,000.00 has been placed on the free sample expenditure category, noting…
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Final Payments For Successful EMDG Claims

Final Payments For Successful EMDG Claims On 26th June 2017, Austrade officially determined the value of the second tranche payments for successful Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) applicants whose grant entitlement exceeded the first tranche payment ceiling of $40,000.00. EMDG applicants claiming over $40,000.00 in eligible promotional expenses for the 2015-16 financial year (and 2014-15…
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