How we invest

We invest in innovation across four different funding streams to make sure we’re supporting ideas at each stage of the commercialisation lifecycle.

Foundational Technology & Platform Projects

Typical project investment: $25m

This stream will invest in technology, research or infrastructure for start-ups in emerging industries with cross-market applications.

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Creating the Pipeline

Typical project investment: $2m

This stream will invest in organisations with early-stage ideas for the development of prototypes, proof-of-concept trials, market validation and minimum viable products.

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Catalyst for Change

Typical project investment: $10m

This stream will invest in companies that have demonstrated early market traction related to a major industry or societal challenge that is solved by their IP.

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Catalyst for Growth

Typical project investment: $30m

This stream will make significant and long-term investments in established Victorian companies that want to scale up to meet regional or global demand.

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Partners

Our investment partnerships span sectors, phases of product development and regions in Victoria.

CSL

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

The University of Melbourne