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R&D Experience grants bring together future innovators and hi-tech companies

This article was published on 12 August 2015

More than 200 future Kiwi innovators and 126 hi-tech companies will be able to benefit from research and development student grants.

More than 200 future Kiwi innovators and 126 hi-tech companies will be able to benefit from research and development student grants announced today by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce.

Up to $1.5 million will be made available through Callaghan Innovation’s R&D Experience grants to enable 126 businesses to employ up to 233 students to gain important work experience in New Zealand’s fast-growing hi-tech sector over the 2015/16 summer break.

Businesses have until 4 December to place qualifying students in the internship roles.

PDF iconCompanies awarded 2015/16 R&D Experience Grants