How we contribute
All funding proposals are assessed for best fit against our strategic priorities.
These priorities were updated in July 2022 and are accurately detailed in the 2022-23 Corporate Plan and 2022-23 General Funding Strategy. The Investment Plan was updated in October 2022.
The 2022 Investment Plan continues to be the guide for how to apply for ARENA funding. Examples of the types of projects we are looking to fund under each of the strategic priorities is provided in this document.
Funding and Investment Plan
Our financial assistance is provided to advance technologies or applications towards commercial readiness, improve business models, address barriers or reduce overall industry costs.
2022 – 2023
2021 – 2022
2019 – 2022
2017 – 2021
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