The 13 grant recipients cover a wide range of activities, and represent a diversity of organisations like TAFEs, universities, community bodies and tech start-ups.
The National Careers Institute (NCI) Partnership Grants program provides grants from $20,000 to $700,000 for up to two years to deliver innovative career development services for people at all stages of their careers.
The total value of the 13 grants is $5.2 million.
The 13 successful organisations are:
- ACT Community Services Directorate (Understanding the Australian Building and Construction Industry)
- Co-Operative for Aborigines Limited (Burawa—The National Indigenous Careers Centre based at Tranby)
- Curtin University (National Career Development Learning Hub for students with disability)
- Federation University Australia (Careers in everyday industries: Potential benefits of increased visibility)
- Graduate Careers Australia Limited (CAREERS REGISTRATION - Supporting Tertiary Education Career Development)
- Skillset Limited (Skillset CareerLink Central West)
- National Association of Australian Apprenticeships Centres Inc. (PRIME – A system of support for vocational pathways)
- Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia Queensland (Adventures in engineering take science innovation stories into schools)
- TAFE Queensland (Defence to Civilian Transition Training (DCTT) Project)
- The Smith Family (Inter-Gen Careers Initiative)
- The University of Adelaide (CareerSpark)
- University of Melbourne (Developing students’ life and career skills for successful workplace entry)
- Work Window Australia Pty Ltd (Work Window Virtual Reality Scaleup)
- National Careers Institute Partnership Grants program
- Boost to National Careers Institute to improve career information