Industrial Transformation Research Program
The Industrial Transformation Research Program (ITRP) supports university researchers to partner with industry in priority areas for Australia.
Industrial Transformation Research Hubs fund research projects focused on issues facing industry and Industrial Transformation Training Centres - support Higher Degree by Research (HDR) students and postdoctoral researchers gain practical skills and experience through placements with industry.
The Industrial Transformation Priorities for ITRP for funding commencing in 2024 (ITRP24) are:
- Renewables and low emissions technologies
- Medical science*
- Value-add in the agriculture, forestry and fisheries sectors
- Value-add in resources
- Defence capability
- Enabling capabilities.
* Applications which address the ‘Medical Science’ industrial transformation priority must take the ARC Medical Research Policy into consideration.
A recording from ARC’s ITRP for funding commencing in 2023 (ITRP23) Applicant webinar is available below to help all potential applicants with preparing their applications. Applicant teams need to be aware that parts of the video are not applicable to ITRP24. Where any information in the video conflicts information in the ITRP24 scheme documentation on GrantConnect, please refer to the ITRP24 scheme documentation.
Documentation is available via GrantConnect: