June 22, 2020
The GroundSwell program will provide grants of up to $200,000 to deliver targeted entrepreneurship and technology training and support programs in regional Western Australia. It will assist small regional businesses accelerate their growth, create jobs, become more globally competitive and ride out the effects of COVID-19.
Expressions of interest are now open for experienced organisations that deliver programs to assist regional businesses realise performance improvements and adopt technology for enhanced penetration into external markets.
The program is specifically designed to assist regional entrepreneurs build globally competitive and diverse businesses through improved education, network building and opportunity realisation, as well as support existing regional businesses take up new and emerging technologies and business models.
Additional consideration will be given to programs that assist enterprises to recover from the impact of COVID-19 through business transformation, and trialling innovative products and services in the commercial market.
Applications close 5pm Monday, August 10, 2020 – for more information, visit the Deparment of Primary Industries and Regional Development website