Application Process

Apply nowAn application must be submitted through the COVID-19 TechVoucher application portal before the published due date.

For an application to be considered, it must meet the minimum business eligibility criteria.

In addition, the following information must be provided as part of the application:

  • business project leader and business details
  • brief profiles of key personnel (such as CV or LinkedIn accounts)
  • operating profit and loss statement for the last 12 months or previous financial year
  • description of project through a series of questions that reflect the Assessment Criteria
  • a statement of commercialisation outcomes
  • an official quote from an eligible PFRO stating:
    • project description
    • budget – indicating whether it is Stream 1 or Stream 2 project. The budget must include the resources committed to the project by the business and the PFRO.
    • timeline and a milestone schedule that reflects as a minimum, 6 monthly joint achievements, aligned with Stream 1 or Stream 2 of the TechVoucher.
    • confirmation that the business holds the rights to commercialise the intellectual property arising from the project.

Applicants must also indicate the current development stage and the expected development stage if a TechVoucher is granted using a Technology Readiness Level (TRL) scale. Refer to the Guidelines for COVID-19 TechVouchers for details on the TRL scale.