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Future Industries Sector Growth Program

The Future Industries Sector Growth Program provides consortiums of 2 or more organisations with matched funding to cover up to 50% of costs for projects that create new jobs and help businesses grow.


What do you get?

Funding of up to $1 million.

Who is this for?

Consortiums of 2 or more organisations.


The Future Industries Sector Growth Program offers grants to Victoria-based projects that are aligned with the Future Industries Sector Strategies.

The grants will fund projects that aim to:

  • create new jobs
  • help Victorian businesses to grow and be more productive and competitive.

Grants of up to $1 million are available for approved projects. The applicants must match the grant funding dollar for dollar.

What are the eligibility criteria?

Consortiums (groups of organisations) of two or more organisations can apply.

Each consortium must:

  • include a lead organisation based in Victoria
  • include at least one Victorian small or medium enterprise (SME) that employs up to 200 full time equivalent (FTE) employees
  • be able to match the grant funding dollar for dollar.

Each consortium member organisation must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be entirely separate legal entities
  • not be owned by the same parent company

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Future Industries Sector Growth Program.