Industry Research Fellowships

Supporting PhD qualified researchers to undertake innovative research that addresses an industry issue and to partner with industry to translate research outcomes into practical application. 

What's important

  • Applications are now closed.

About the program

The Advance Queensland Industry Research Fellowships program supports researchers partnering with industry to complete original research that will have a positive impact on Queensland. 

The program is focused on establishing and/or maintaining meaningful collaboration between researchers and industry.

Funding and support

The following fellowship grants are available:

  • early-career fellowships – $160,000 over two years, or $240,000 over three years (excluding GST)
  • mid-career fellowships – $240,000 over two years, or $360,000 over three years (excluding GST). 

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Further information


  • Existing Queensland-based researchers should contact their agency’s Office of Research or Grants Management Team.
  • For all other enquiries, please email

Successful recipients

View the successful recipients of the Industry Research Fellowships.