We’re the linchpin connecting the defence industry, universities and government. We find the right collaborators for talented researchers, innovative companies and government. If you’re looking for an entry point into the defence innovation sector – you’ve come to the right place. 

Current Opportunities

Keep up-to-date with the latest opportunities within The Defence Sector

Building the STEM Pipeline

Through undergraduate and postgraduate internships, postgraduate scholarship top-ups, prototype development and more, we support science and technology R&D at various stages, ensuring a robust STEM pipeline.

Acting as an Informed Entry Point

With strong connections into universities, industry and government, the DSI provides a broad overview of defence-relevant capabilities, facilities and priorities across Victoria and Tasmania.

Supporting Collaborations 

DSI’s grants and supporting activities facilitate collaborative research and commercial projects. We help open the unmarked door to new partnerships and opportunities.

Bringing People and Solutions Together

We match people from different sectors looking for specific capability, commercial solutions or funding opportunities and bring together the technically and culturally compatible partners.

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