$8 million to support women in STEM and Entrepreneurship

Friday, August 19, 2016

The Government is providing $8 million to support women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), and Entrepreneurship.

Applications are now open for grants of between $5,000 and $250,000 to support outreach projects aimed at girls and women to foster interest in STEM and entrepreneurship, to develop innovation and entrepreneurial skills, and to build professional networks.

The Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship programme will contribute to gender equality and economic growth by driving systemic change and improving career opportunities and pathways for women.

Read the media release on minister.industry.gov.au.