Medical Technologies Program

Category: Medical and Assistive Devices.
Program Status: The program is currently being delivered. Check website for next application period.
Government: State Government.
Provisioning: Successful applicants must provide $5,000 contribution. In return, Flinders University provides 250 hrs (or 3 months) research and support time, plus a 30 hour commercial assessment
Agency: Department of State Development.
More information: view website.

Project Eligibility

Proposals must satisfy the following criteria: Be a medical device or assistive technology. Be technically feasible. Be commercially feasible. Involve innovation. Able to be completed within 250 hours or 3 months. Be proposed by a company, commercial enterprise or an individual who agrees to form such an entity with a current or proposed connection in South Australia. The proposing entity must be able to co-contribute $5000 (ex GST) to the project.

Project Details

Medical Technologies Program supports the development of medical and assistive health devices: Support the early stage development of commercially viable medical technology products. Provide opportunities for firms to research and develop new medical technology. The program provides small and medium enterprises with specific R+D services and support (through Flinders University’s Medical Device Partnering Program) and commercial assessment support to help them develop commercially viable medical technology products.