Applications close 30 November 2021.
Innovate with nbn™ – delivered in partnership with the Regional Australia Institute – is looking for businesses that are harnessing the benefits of the nbn™ network to develop products or solutions that improve digital participation, productivity or social outcomes for regional and remote Australians.
Businesses are encouraged to apply for one of the seven categories including: Agriculture, Arts, Education, Health, Indigenous Business, Tourism and Women in Regional Business. The winner of each category will receive a $10,000 grant. Each category winner will go into the pool to become the overall Innovate with nbn™ champion and receive an additional $25,000.
An open online information session on Tuesday 16 November at 11.30am ACDT will provide more information
The session will cover the following:
– Luke Williams, Program Manager for Innovate with nbn™ Grants Program, will provide an overview covering the categories, who can apply and the application process.
– Nathan Johnston from DME3 and Disability Club will provide his insight on how winning the Arts category in 2020 has opened new doors.
– Q&A – your chance to ask questions of the presenters.
Applicants can register for the event here Innovate with nbn™ Grants Program Information Session Tickets, Tue 16/11/2021 at 12:00 pm | Eventbrite
nbn is committed to lifting the digital capability of Australia and helping regional businesses to unlock the benefits of the nbn™ network. Innovate with nbn™ is part of NBN Co’s commitment to regional and remote Australia to continue to help meet the needs of customers in regional and remote areas. This commitment includes more than $2 billion in network investments to improve connectivity and speeds for those living and working in regional areas of Australia.
To be eligible, entrants must be connected to the nbn™ network, located in regional Australia, have an Australian Business Number (ABN) and an Australian bank account (corresponding to the ABN) and can only apply for one category
For more information and to apply visit Innovate with nbn™ Grants Program | nbn (nbnco.com.au)