Program delivery partners

Australian Catholic University (ACU) engages the Catholic intellectual tradition to bring a distinct perspective to higher education. ACU explores cultural, social, ethical and religious issues through the lens of the Catholic intellectual tradition in their teaching, research and service.

Charles Sturt University (CSU) has established designated research centres representing concentrations of research expertise that align with CSU's mission. Centres are expected to demonstrate sustained success in an area of research that supports the strategic direction and key performance indicators of the University.

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) collaborates with nearly 3,000 organisations yearly to research and develop innovative products, services and technologies across digital, energy, agriculture, minerals, land and water, health, biosecurity and more.

Macquarie University was established in 1964 and is located in north-west Sydney. It was founded with a distinct purpose: to bring pioneering minds together and free them from traditional boundaries. To invite perspectives that had previously gone unheard. And together, boldly imagine new ways of thinking. It is ranked by the prestigious Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities as among the top 200-300 research universities globally and tied 8th in Australia.

Southern Cross University (SCU) located in Northern NSW with campuses in Lismore, Coffs Harbour and Tweed Heads. It is dynamic university with a vibrant and innovative research program that focuses on issues that are both regionally relevant and globally significant. They work closely with industry, the government sectors, and our community to fulfil their program. Addressing the national research priorities with a high level of research excellence is high on their agenda.

University of New England (UNE) is situated in Armidale NSW, has a well-earned reputation as one of Australia's great teaching, training and research universities. It is dedicated to identifying and delivering innovations of value to society and industry, in Australia and internationally, with a particular emphasis on inter-disciplinary research for tackling complex problems in rural and regional Australia.

University of New South Wales (UNSW) is one of the leading research intensive universities in the Asia Pacific region with world class expertise, facilities and infrastructure in professional and scientific fields. It is committed to providing external partners from business and government high quality and relevant research outcomes across a broad range of disciplines and commercial activities.

University of  Newcastle (UON) is a research intensive university and is proud of the great things they have achieved in collaboration with their partners in industry, business, government and the community - in Australia and around the world. UON works hard to build its research capacity and maintain its position as a competitive destination for the world's best researchers and global innovation leaders.

University of Sydney (USYD) engages in industry and research collaboration by providing extensive state-of-the-art laboratories and research facilities in health and medical science, science and technology and, humanities and social science. Research at The University of Sydney is dynamic and always evolving; inspiring the active mind and providing new tools and ways of thinking that lead to innovation.

University of Technology Sydney (UTS) works with a range of industry partners on issues that impact society, business, government, the environment and the community. These partnerships are a great way for industry and government organisations to access the skills, expertise and innovative capacity of UTS researchers, as well as access their world-leading facilities.

University of Wollongong (UOW) has created a research environment that facilitates multidisciplinary approaches to research, is focused on outcomes to real problems and is underpinned by our strong partnerships.

Western Sydney University (WSU) is a research intensive university driven by a commitment to achieving impact in its region. The university collaborates with industry, the community and government to deliver research which makes a real difference to the economy, society, and the environment.