NSW Government- Environmental Research Grants

Funded by: NSW Government

The aim of the Environmental Research program is to support research projects that help address environmental problems in NSW.

The objectives of the Environmental Research program are to:

  • generate new knowledge or information to facilitate local solutions to environmental problems
  • discover new methods of operation for NSW industries that are less harmful to the environment
  • provide knowledge about general environmental problems
  • assess environmental degradation.

Research Grants

Grants are available for applied biophysical, social or economic research that relates to the program’s priorities.

In 2016, the Program Priorities will be;

  1. Biosecurity
  2. Climate change
  3. Waste and pollution
  4. Mechanisms for social engagement

Organisations may lodge a maximum of three applications for each program priority to this program, and a maximum of twelve in total. Projects should aim to commence between 1 January and 1 March 2017.

Future application round dates to be announced. For further information on this opportunity, pleaes refer to the Environmental Research Grants website.

Updated September 2016.

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