To be eligible, a student’s company must qualify as an SME (1-199 employees), have an operating presence in Victoria and be engaged in a Defence supply chain or be able to demonstrate a genuine intent to enter the Defence market.
Grant recipients must agree to the following:
- 100% attendance at each of the four DISC 2020 modules (except for documented evidence of absence through illness or other special consideration)
- completion to the satisfaction of the Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group of the DISC 2020 requirements
- provision of a final written report (approx. 800 words) to the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (the Department) Defence, Aerospace and Security Team at
- the conclusion of the course and in every case by no later than 1 December 2020
However, the Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group will have the final say on which individuals will be offered a place on DISC 2020 (spaces are limited).
Applications for DISC can be submitted via this link
Applications for the DISC will close 5pm Friday 28 February 2020.
Application for the subsidy will close Friday 6 March 2020.
Please also note that you must also submit an application to the CASG to attend DISC 2020 in addition to the Victorian State Government application form.