Accelerating Commercialisation

Accelerating Commercialisation offers grants of up to $1 million to eligible small and medium businesses, entrepreneurs, and researchers access to Commercialisation Advisers with experience and connections to address the challenges associated with commercialising novel products, processes and services.
Applicants are assessed through a merit-based competitive process being:

  • Need for funding
  • Market opportunity
  • Value proposition
  • Execution Plan
  • Management capability; and
  • National benefits

Applications must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • the applicant must be a company or other eligible applicant;
  • the applicant’s combined annual turnover must be under $20 million for the previous 3 years
  • the applicant must have the ability to fund their share of the project costs;
  • the project must aim to produce, establish the commercial viability of, or commercialise a new, clearly identified product, process or service; and it must involve eligible activities;
    Successful applicants also receive access to the following services for up to 2 years:

  • Membership of the Portfolio
  • Guidance from a Commercialisation Adviser
  • Access to the Expert Network
  • Domestic and International Roadshows