Applications open for $4 million grants program to grow creative-tech maker spaces across Australia

“Applications for a $4 million federal government grants program to instill creative, tech and entrepreneurial skills in young students around Australia have opened.

The four-year Maker Projects grants scheme opened applications on Thursday to help schools and community groups establish dedicated maker spaces for students to gain practical skills in design, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.

Grants of between $2000 to $5000 are being offered for tools, equipment, software and consumables to create these maker spaces.” Read more

Dinushi Dias Smart Company 17 Mar 2017