Environmental Research Program

The NSW Government has released its second round of Environmental Research Grants to support research projects that help address environmental problems in NSW.

The new grants provide a one off opportunity to a broad range of organisations to undertake environmental enhancement projects. The new grant funding is summarised below:

Grant Streams Priorities Eligible Applicants Funding Per Applicant Closing Date
Environmental Research Program Waste and pollution
  • Treatment and reduction technologies
  • Reducing impact from hazardous pollution
  • Councils
  • ROCs
  • Government agencies / organisations
  • Local land services
  • Local Aboriginal Land Councils
  • Universities
  • Community organisations
  • NFP organisations
  • Non-commercial cooperatives
$5k to $150k

Funds can cover 100% of costs, however, joint funding will add value to projects.

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  • Integrated management systems
  • Surveillance and assessment tools
  • Risk mitigation and controls
Climate change
  • Impacts
  • Adaptation options
Mechanism for social engagement
  • Engagement
  • Communication
  • Behaviour change


MRA has submitted more than 100 government grant applications to date, winning more than $27m in funding for our clients.

If your organisation is interested the above grant program, please contact us at info@mraconsulting.com.au or on (02) 8541 6169.

MRA can provide a one-stop shop to maximise your chances of success.