The NSW Office of Responsible Gambling (ORG), based in Sydney, Australia, is looking for the best and brightest minds to help understand the problems, the opportunities and develop innovative initiatives. It is offering funding for both research and tech-focused projects that focus on responsible gambling.
Funding is available for research proposals that help understand gambling in today’s world, and provide the evidence base for responsible gambling policy, interventions and programs on gambling.
ORG is seeking applications from a diverse range of disciplines, fields and contexts to ensure issues are explored from a range of perspectives.
Applicants can apply for small grants (up to $30,000) or larger grants (up to $350,000) that address the priority research areas for the Responsible Gambling Fund:
Prevention, Innovation & Technology Grants
ORG is seeking to fund projects that develop innovative initiatives to promote responsible gambling and/or reduce gambling harm.
Applicants are able to apply for small grants (up to $100,000) or larger grants (up to $400,000) to:
International expertise. Local delivery.
Deputy Secretary of Liquor, Gaming & Racing NSW, and IAGR Vice President, Paul Newson said while the projects need to be focused on delivering outcomes in the state of NSW, applications are open to researchers and tech companies from around the world.
'It could be an overseas tech innovator or researcher that can bring new perspectives to the market in NSW – so regardless of where an organisation is based, if the project fits our guidelines, we’d like to see an application,' Mr Newson said.
Grant submissions opened on Tuesday 29 January and close on Tuesday 26 February.
Learn more and apply for a grant for your project on the Office of Responsible Gambling website.