[clug] [OT-Budget] NICTA being wound down. 2yrs?
sjenkin at canb.auug.org.au
Tue May 14 16:39:39 MDT 2013
Thanks for that very through rundown.
Andrew Donnellan wrote on 15/05/13 12:28 AM:
> DBCDE portfolio budget statement at page 28 indicates the
> following funding for the ICT Centre of Excellence program (ie
> * 2013-14: $22,563,000 * 2014-15: $21,435,000 * 2015-16 onwards:
> So they have until June 2015 - two years.
> NICTA's funding doesn't come solely through DBCDE - it also has
> something like $3m per year from the ACT Government, among other
> things. But losing $20m of core federal funding is a giant hit.
> Their other main federal funding source is the Australian Research
> Council, under the ARC Centres of Excellence scheme which is part
> of their Linkage Program. I note that  at page 252 indicates a
> drop of ~$25m to the Linkage Program in 2015-16 - not sure
> whether/how much of it is NICTA related.
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