Grants available for Geelong Region businesses

Businesses in the Geelong region have the chance to apply for at least $50,000 in funding from the Geelong Region Innovation and Investment Fund.

Designed to stimulate local economic activity and job growth, businesses are eligible to apply for funding to support projects in the Greater Geelong, Borough of Queenscliffe, Surf Coast, Colac-Otway and Golden Plains local government areas.

Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick client, Carbon Revolution, received $5 million in the first round of funding  to assist it with a project for a carbon wheel manufacturing facility in the region.

Applications for round 3 close on Thursday, 14 May 2015.  For further information, please click here.


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