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US edtech funding — Highlights from 2018 and 2019

20 Sep 2019 United States of America Market insightsEducation newsEdtech MIP subscribers only

Investment in the US edtech sector has been fairly consistent and stable over the last several years. Recent research by Austrade captures market insights on trends in edtech funding in the US for 201 ...

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US edtech accelerator accepting applications

16 Sep 2019 United States of America OpportunitiesEducation newsEdtech MIP subscribers only

A US-based edtech accelerator is offering a three-month program for international edtech founders looking to enter the US market. StartEd's US edtech accelerator program includes up to 30 one-on-one m ...

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Report released on US philanthropic sources of research funding

22 Aug 2019 United States of America Higher educationReportsEducation news MIP subscriber content

To support Australian universities, Austrade has identified major philanthropic organisations across the US that fund international research activities. As competition for public research funding inte ...

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US university seeks Australian partners for ongoing study abroad partnership

23 May 2019 United States of America Higher educationOpportunitiesEducation news MIP subscribers only

A US Midwestern university is seeking to establish an ongoing study abroad partnership with Australian partners. With over 300 areas of study, the university’s strengths are its STEM, business, psycho ...

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US university seeks cochlear research collaboration with Australian partners

6 Mar 2019 United States of America Higher educationOpportunitiesEducation news MIP subscribers only

A US mid-western university seeks research collaboration with Australian universities in cochlear research. The university is particularly keen to partner in the area of peripheral and central audito ...

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Texas Medical Center Biodesign Fellowship program open to Australia

19 Nov 2018 United States of America Higher educationOpportunitiesEducation news MIP subscribers only

The Texas Medical Center Biodesign Fellowship is a one-year paid entrepreneurial program where interdisciplinary teams work together to identify unmet needs and create a company around a solution. App ...

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US university seeks partnerships in innovation management and entrepreneurship

12 Nov 2018 United States of America Higher educationOpportunitiesEducation news MIP subscribers only

A top 10 public university on the west coast of the US is inviting partnerships with Australian institutions in the growing innovation management and entrepreneurship sector. This collaboration is app ...

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Applications open for US innovations pilot program 2019–20

12 Nov 2018 United States of America OpportunitiesEducation newsEdtech MIP subscribers only

A Chicago-based not-for-profit is calling for applications to participate in its pilot program — a free, 18-month program that allows edtech companies the opportunity to trial their products in Chicag ...

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Updated US edtech market snapshot released

22 Oct 2018 United States of America ReportsEducation newsEdtech MIP subscriber content

Austrade has released an updated snapshot of the US edtech sector in 2018: its size; the drivers of growth and demand; trends in product development; major players and influential organisations; incub ...

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US institute seeking research partnership in the field of nanofibres and textiles

22 Oct 2018 United States of America Higher educationOpportunitiesEducation news MIP subscribers only

A major nanotechnology research institute in the southeast of the US is seeking an international research partner. The institution has unique advanced facilities, equipment, and expertise in the areas ...

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Introducing Austrade’s international education team in the Americas

14 Sep 2018 CanadaUnited States of AmericaArgentinaBrazilChileColombiaEcuadorPeruMexico SchoolsELICOSVocational Education and Training (VET)Higher educationAustrade updateEducation newsEdtechOnline

Following the announcement of the onshore international education matrix team, this article introduces the team in the Americas. The Americas team covers Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Me ...

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Accelerator at Silicon Valley university seeks Australian partners

6 Aug 2018 United States of America Higher educationOpportunitiesEducation news MIP subscribers only

An accelerator at one of Silicon Valley’s leading universities seeks Australian accelerators to partner in a collaborative program that aims to connect Australian startups and their ecosystems to Sili ...

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US college application platform seeks Australian universities to join

15 Jun 2018 United States of America Higher educationOpportunitiesEducation news MIP subscribers only

The Common Application is an undergraduate college application platform that attracts applications from nearly two million students in the US and around the world annually, to apply to its more than 7 ...

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US funding available for active perception and knowledge exploitation in navigation and spatial awareness research

7 Jun 2018 United States of America Market insightsHigher educationEducation news MIP subscribers only

An opportunity exists for Australian universities with programs in active perception and knowledge exploitation in navigation and spatial awareness to bid for up-to $3 million in funding over three ye ...

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