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.

The grant is no longer available

What do you get?

Funding amounts vary.

Who is this for?

Australian legal entities and research organisations.


Funding is available for projects that develop applications using earth observation data, and propose a solution to a particular challenge.

Projects must also:

  • clearly demonstrate the benefit to the NT
  • demonstrate the potential for commercial viability
  • include a project plan with clear milestones, an explanation of technical viability and budget.

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

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a legal entity (including sole trader or partnership) trading under a business name registered in an Australian state or territory, or a research organisation that is partnering with an eligible business
  • commit to working with a potential end user for your solution that is a company/organisation registered and operating in the NT.

Whilst not essential for eligibility, it is considered desirable that applicants will have a permanent business presence in the NT, or be working with an NT-based company or organisation to develop the tech solution.

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