National Soil Science Challenge open for new project applications

The National Soil Science Challenge is now accepting applications for new projects for up to $5 million in total funding over a period of 4 years.

National Soil Science Challenge open for new project applications

The grants are apart of the National Soil Strategy that lays out how Australia will value, manage and improve its soil or the next 20 years.

The program is targeting at research organisations and projects that add to Australias soil health knowledge and addresses one of the following research priorities:

• soil carbon dynamics

• soil hydrology

• soil biology and nutrients

• soil/root interface.

Applications close: 9:00pm 14 February 2022

Learn more:  National Soil Package