R&D grants

Student Grants

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Do you want to increase your business’s R&D capability, or are you a student wanting to develop your technical skills in a commercial R&D environment?

Our Student Grants are designed to support both New Zealand businesses and students.

For businesses
  • Access the latest thinking and fresh talent in science, technology, engineering, design or business – at minimal cost
  • Commercialise the new knowledge originating from the student’s research project
  • Build links between your business and New Zealand universities to access additional R&D opportunities and support universities in producing skilled graduates
  • Provide a student with the opportunity to develop their technical skills and gain commercial experience
For students
  • Gain commercial experience and work on real world business problems
  • Fine tune your practical and technical skills in a commercial environment
  • Translate your commercial experience into tangible career and employment opportunities
RandD Experience Grants

R&D Experience Grants

Bring smart, enthusiastic and fresh thinking into your R&D activities with support provided by undergraduate students in the summer break before or after their final year of study.

Read more about R&D Experience Grants

RandD Careers Grants

R&D Career Grants

Add a PhD or Masters graduate to your R&D team to stimulate innovation.

Read more about R&D Career Grants

R&D Fellowships Grants

R&D Fellowship Grants

Solve a challenging R&D problem in your business with PhD or Masters research.

Read more about R&D Fellowship Grants

 

Callaghan Innovation’s student grants allowed Comvita to access expert knowledge across the research network, creating more opportunities through the open exchange of ideas. This collaboration also generated intellectual property and strengthened the science behind our products.

Dr Ralf Schlothauer, Chief Technical Officer - Comvita

Updated:3 December 2015

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