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Thursday 21 August 2014ACT students put their business skills to the test
ACT students have the opportunity to put their business skills to the test following the launch of the 2014 InnovationACT competition. Find out more about the InnovationACT competition.

Friday 15 August 2014New award to recognise local scientists
ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher has  announced the introduction of a new science award at the Canberra launch of National Science Week. The ‘ACT Scientist of the Year’ will be awarded annually by the ACT Government with the recipient to receive $30,000 to assist with an identified research project.

Thursday 14 August 2014Northrop’s innovation in pursuit of international markets
Originating from Canberra, specialist engineering and consultancy service, Northrop, has now expanded its services across metropolitan and rural Australia, South East Asia and New Zealand. Find out more about the company and their win at the 2013 ACT Chief Minister's Export Awards.

Friday 8 August 2014New business grants increase internship opportunities for ACT students

Businesses can now apply for $7,500 student internship grants as part of the STEM 4 Digital Business Internship program designed to accelerate business engagement with the digital economy, Chief Minister Katy Gallagher announced today.

Tuesday 5 August 2014Canberra businesses recognised at Australia Startup Awards
Canberra-based business and Innovation Connect funding recipient Red Robot has won the competitive ‘Product Business of the Year’ category at this year’s Australian Startup Awards. Find out more in our latest blog post.

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