Giving new technologies a chance
PATHFINDER can fund up to $100,000 per project
PATHFINDER is a proof-of-concept fund for developing technologies created at UWA
PATHFINDER can fund up to $100,000 per project and can be used to:
- Develop a prototype
- Carry out field trials
- Conduct market research
- Fund external testing
Funding can be applied for in two discrete stages:
- Stage 1 - Maximum $25,000 approved by Research Development and Innovation.
- Stage 2 - Maximum $75,000 approved by an independent external panel.
You can apply for the two stages separately or together. However, the successful completion of stage 1 and approval by the external panel are required to access stage 2 funds.