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Want to see your research make a difference in the world?

ON Prime empowers Australian researchers to attract the resources they need to create impact. Purpose built for researchers, the hands-on learning program provides you with the skills to take your projects and career forward by navigating the changing research landscape. ON Prime is a free national program open to researchers from Australian universities and public research organisations.

Delivered in partnership with Defence Science and Technology (DST), ON Prime:Defence is offered as an extra day on top of the ON Prime program, tailored specifically for research teams with potential applications in Defence.

ON Prime:Defence is looking for innovative technologies that have the potential to deliver game-changing capabilities for Australia’s national security and defence. Teams working on technologies that address the following priority areas with the potential for dual-use applications in the commercial market are highly encouraged to apply.

  • Integrated intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance
  • Space capabilities
  • Enhanced human performance
  • Medical countermeasure products
  • Multidisciplinary material sciences
  • Quantum technologies
  • Trusted autonomous systems
  • Cyber
  • Advanced sensors
  • Hypersonics
  • Directed energy capabilities

Applications for ON Prime:Defence are open now until 4th March 2019.

Click Here for more information and to apply