$47.5 million Advanced Manufacturing Growth Fund
Last week, the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO released the $47.5 million Advanced Manufacturing Growth Fund guidelines on business.gov.au and announced the program will accept applications until 14 August 2017.
This program is a key element of the $100 million Advanced Manufacturing Fund announced in the 2017-18 Budget – and supports the Australian Government’s commitment to transition the manufacturing sector to globally focussed, high skill, advanced manufacturing. This includes using:
Grants of between $500,000 and $2.5 million are available to fund up to one third of capital projects that establish and expand advanced manufacturing in South Australia and Victoria.
Information about AMGF - fact sheet & program guidelines available at business.gov.au