Infrastructure Access Scheme SA

The Infrastructure Access Scheme provides South Australian industry with access to UniSA's infrastructure and expertise to help them overcome a technical challenge or a product development issue.

The grant is no longer available

Application detail:

This scheme is not accepting applications at this time.

What you get?

Access to equipment and expert advice.

Who is this for?

South Australian companies.


This scheme is part of the Future Industries Accelerator which aims to create high value jobs in the state, assist local industries to build their R&D capacity and accelerate revenue growth. It supports SA-based companies to overcome key business challenges through a whole new way of thinking and operating.

Companies can access state-of-the-art equipment, laboratory space and research infrastructure, along with expert advice, training and analysis from technical staff.

The equipment available is extensive but can be classified into 4 key areas:

  • minerals and resources engineering
  • energy and advanced manufacturing
  • environmental science and engineering
  • biomaterials engineering and nanomedicine

Analytical equipment associated with these areas include:

  • surface analysis
  • minerals and materials analysis
  • molecular and cellular biology
  • chemical/water analysis

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a small to medium-sized company
  • have current, or proposed operations in South Australia, along with a demonstrated intention to benefit the State's economy

How do you apply?

You can find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Infrastructure Access Scheme.