Project Opportunities

As part of our commitment to undertake industry driven research and provide opportunities to our research partners for participation and introduction to new industry relationships, SmartSat releases targeted project calls.

For more details on the current opportunities listed below, please download the relevant application document. Please note, passwords are announced to our partner network via email.

Current Opportunities

Education and Training EOI

Submissions Due
Wed 15 June 2022
SmartSat are seeking Expressions of Interest, from suitable qualified and experienced partners, to provide training in particular skills areas identified in the skills gap analysis project, the output of which was released earlier this year (Space-Industry-Skills-Gap-Analysis-Final-Report.pdf (

This initiative is part of the SmartSat Education and Training College’s aims to develop and promote educational and workforce development programs as a means to lifting Australia’s capabilities in the space sector. In particular we are looking for training that is industry focussed and in the areas listed below, but we are happy to receive submissions relevant to any aspects of the space sector. Workshops should ideally be from 1 to 3 days duration.
View the Expression of Interest :
SmartSat Training Workshops EOI Download
Complete the online submission.

Project Proposals

Expressions of interests developed by industry and researcher/s may be submitted to SmartSat via [email protected] at any time. It is generally expected that an industry partner will champion project proposals and be the party that submit it to SmartSat on behalf of the project team. We strongly recommend contacting us to discuss Expressions of Interests prior to completing an application. Our Research Program Managers will be able to assist in ensuring that the project is in line with SmartSat strategic objectives and funding principles.

See range of resources including Expression of Interest template and Research Project Investment Criteria and Approvals Policy here for more information.