Kickstart your food innovation idea and get ahead of the pack
The Advanced Food Manufacturing grants program supports co-funded projects which develop new or improved food products or manufacturing processes, by bringing together research and technical experts
Under the auspice of the South Australian Food Innovation Centre, PIRSA has partnered with Food Innovation Australia Limited – to co-invest in AFM grants, thereby increasing funding available under the program and helping to drive greater innovation in South Australia’s food industries.
Expressions of interest have closed
Expressions of interest for Round 4 of the Advanced Food Manufacturing grants program closed on 26 October 2017.
Successful Stage 1 applicants have been invited to submit a full application. Stage 2 applications close on 7 December 2017.
Looking for ideas or need inspiration? View the program's past recipients and successful projects.
- Program flyer ()
- Case study brochure ()
- How value adding to pulses became an award-winning food product
- $800,000 in grants for food and beverage businesses to taste success - media release 29 September 2017
- Funding to kick-start food innovation in SA as successful applicants reap rewards - media release 7 March 2017
- Advanced Food Manufacturing Round 3 announcement - media release 30 June 2016
Businesses can contact the SA Food Innovation Centre hotline to find out more about the AFM grants or to get assistance with partenering with a Research and Development organisation/technical provider for their project.
Phone: (08) 8226 0109