Earth Observation for the Northern Territory (EO4NT)

This program provides funding to businesses that develop applications that use earth observation data to solve problems and improve business performance and productivity.

Closes in 35 days

Closing date: 27 Jun 2022

What you get?

A total of $200,000 is available. This will be spread between 1 and 4 successful applicants.

Who is this for?

Northern Territory businesses.


Funding is available for projects that develop applications using earth observation data, and propose a solution to a particular challenge in the following sectors:

  • mining
  • agribusiness and fisheries
  • government services.

Applications must use earth observation data to either:

  • solve problems, or
  • improve business performance and productivity.

Data comes from Geoscience Australia's EO data platform, Digital Earth Australia. However, applicants can draw on other sources.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, businesses must:

  • hold a valid Australian business number (ABN) and have operated under that number for at least one year
  • at a minimum, be able to commit to trialling their solution in the NT
  • be financially able to fund the remaining cost of the project if the application is successful
  • be technically able to deliver the project
  • have a history of compliance with all legal requirements and be fully compliant from the application date.

Applicants must be working with an end user for the solution, and the end user must be a business or organisation based in the NT.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Earth Observation for the Northern Territory.

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