Advance Queensland funds for collaborative research projects

aq-funding-applications-closing-soonQueensland universities and research organisations can apply for up to $1.5 million for research and development projects with industry.


Applications are closing soon for Advance Queensland funding

aq-funding-applications-closing-soon PhD Scholarships, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Fellowships and PhD Scholarships, and Knowledge Transfer Partnerships are all closing for application soon.


62nd Queensland Science Contest

62nd Queensland Science ContestThis contest is an opportunity for Queensland students from Prep to grade 12 to have their scientific work judged for awards over $6,000 in prizes.
Entries close on 9 October.


Congratulations to 2015's Australian Academy of Science Fellows


The Australian Academy of Science has announced the election of 21 new Fellows – including 8 Queenslanders – for outstanding contributions to science and scientific research. Congratulations!


Australia's national science channel

RiAus TVRiAus is Australia’s national science channel, promoting public awareness and understanding of science. RiAus aims to make science fun, inspiring and accessible for all Australians.


Quick Fire Challenge

Quick Fire ChallengeThe Advance Queensland Johnson & Johnson Innovation Quick Fire Challenge is now open!
A total of AUD $300,000 is on offer for
innovations in pharmaceuticals, medical devices
or consumer healthcare.


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Interesting facts and figures

Hot and heavy

The gravity at the surface of the sun is 28 times that felt at the surface of the Earth