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Grant round opens for community science-related events

People interested in hosting public science-related events in Tasmania are being encouraged to apply for a 2018 Inspiring Australia grant.

The annual grant program aims to support businesses, organisations and individuals to undertake events and activities which enhance Tasmania’s community engagement in science, technology, engineering and maths.

This year, there are two funding streams available – grants for engagement events up to $2000; and grants for engagement projects up to $5000.

Inspiring Australia is a Federal Government initiative that aims to improve science engagement and awareness in the Australian community.

For more details, or to apply, visit

Further queries can also be directed to

Applications close Wednesday, 14 February 2018.

Published on: 12 Jan 2018 10:01am