Following the announcement of the new Advanced Strategic Capabilities Accelerator, the Defence Innovation Hub portal will close to submissions, 5pm Friday 2 June 2023.
Submissions lodged before portal closure will still be evaluated following the Hub’s two stage process.
Draft proposals not submitted by portal closure will not be considered and will be removed from the system.
Contract negotiations currently underway with the Defence Innovation Hub will continue.
Contracts may be negotiated, and executed if approved, for successful submissions received before portal closure.
Submissions received under Army Innovation Day 2023 will still be evaluated and Defence will inform companies as soon as a decision is made.
All Defence Innovation Hub contracts will continue in accordance with agreed contract Terms and Conditions.
There will be no changes to current arrangements regarding Capability Manager sponsorship or Hub Project Managers.