Maritime Employment Grant Program

The Maritime Employment Grant Program provides funding to support new employment opportunities, including traineeships, in the marine sector.

Who can apply

This grant is available to businesses in the maritime industry throughout Queensland. You will need to demonstrate how your proposal will support the creation of viable and sustainable local maritime jobs.

Applications are now closed. 

What the grant covers

  • The Maritime Employment Grant Program offers up to $50,000 or 50% of the total employment costs for a new position (whichever is the lesser) per year for 2 years.
  • Multiple grants can be awarded to eligible employers in the maritime industry.
  • Grants will be awarded on the basis of merit through a competitive application and selection process.
Last updated
05 January 2023