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Queensland-Chinese Academy of Sciences Collaborative Science Fund
The Queensland-Chinese Academy of Sciences Collaborative Science Fund provides grants of $125,000 over two years to Queensland research organisations.
- Applications are now closed.
- Grants of $125,000 over two years were available to Queensland research organisations.
- Chinese participants in approved projects will receive $125,000 from the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).
- Eligibility criteria apply.
The proposed project must create or enhance a research alliance between Queensland and China research organisations. The project application must meet eligibility criteria:
- focus on one of the three identified priority areas:
- agricultural biotechnology and food research (including food safety)
- human health and medical research
- environmental sciences.
- be led by a Queensland-based research organisation
- have a lead participant (partner) that is a Chinese Academy of Sciences affiliated institute.
The program guidelines provide more information about the eligibility criteria.
Guidelines and conditions
Applications are now closed
Q-CAS Case Study
A collaborative project between Queensland and Beijing to develop space-based crop yield prediction systems using satellite data and biophysical crop modelling systems.