Funding Opportunities

Explore the range of Government funding options available to small to medium-sized businesses. 

Kick start your partnership with UNSW by applying for the most accessible grant provided by the NSW Government, the TechVoucher grant. UNSW has worked with over 57 businesses through TechVouchers.

Read about our TechVoucher Case Studies.

Receive matched funding of up to $15K from the NSW Government to begin a research and development project. Eligibility criteria:

  • be incorporated in NSW
  • have fewer than 200 employees
  • turnover less than AUD$30 million per annum
  • have been in operation for at least one year
  • have not been previously awarded a TechVoucher


The MVP grant offers matched funding of up to 50% of approved project cost to support pre-revenue startups to progress from proof of concept to a minimum viable product stage.

Market-ready startups will have the opportunity to be immersed in an environment that will help them accelerate the design and development of their product or service business model.

Export Finance Australia is Australian Government’s export credit agency. This program offers working capital solutions for exporting SMEs when they are unable to access funding through their bank.