Victoria Node

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Andrew Beveridge
Chief Operations Officer
SmartSat CRC
[email protected]

SmartSat’s Victoria Node is supporting the Victorian space innovation ecosystem through small grants and networking opportunities.

SmartSat’s Victoria Node is supported by Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), and with funding provided by SmartSat and the Victorian Department of Education and Training (DET) through a Victorian Higher Education Strategic Investment Fund (VHESIF) Grant.

The purpose of the Victoria Node is to connect with other SmartSat national nodes in order to develop know-how and technologies in advanced telecommunications and IoT connectivity, intelligent satellite systems and Earth observation next generation data services, with a focus on relevant industry and research sectors in Victoria.

The Victoria Node is running a small grants program to drive industry-research teaming and collaboration for space industry growth and R&D opportunities.

Applications for this round of funding are closed.


Call for Applications Now Open for co-funding of 12-month demonstrator projects up to $300,000 in value.
• Cash co-funding ratio 1:2 (industry:node)
• Victorian industry-led, cash co-investment required

Funding rounds are open to project that might fit into any SmartSat R&D program areas. Use the form below to apply.