Ignite Spark Program QLD

This program provides funding to QLD innovation driven enterprises to progress the development of an innovative product or service closer to market.
This grant is currently closed to applications

What do you get?

Funding of between $50,000 to $75,000.

Who is this for?

Queensland innovation enterprises.


Funding is available for projects that relate to developing an innovative product and/or service in the following context:

  • innovative solutions to existing problems
  • new to world innovation
  • innovation diffusion (a unique application of a technology that is significantly different to any previous innovation in the market)
  • innovation in the Indigenous context – identified by the applicant as innovative to cultural and community practices.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • be headquartered in Queensland
  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • have no more than 50 full-time-equivalent employees, or be a subsidiary of a group of companies that has more than 50 full-time-equivalent employees
  • not have received prior funding for the proposed project activity from either the state, federal or local government
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST).

To be eligible, projects must:

  • have an existing functional prototype for a product or service that is scalable to meet demand
  • demonstrate that the product or service is ready to be validated in an industrially or operationally relevant environment
  • demonstrate that the product or service is not in market.

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