Nicole Elliott

Special AdvisorNational Lead - Policy, Programs, Grants & Regulation

Lead: National Lead - Policy, Programs, Grants & Regulation

Phone: 1800 959 885

Mobile: 0422 225 094


Policy, Programs, Grants and Regulation experience

Nicole has administered large, complex science collaboration and infrastructure programs and has managed large grants across all three levels of government and the private sector.

Nicole has an innovative approach with a focus on good governance. This allows her to identify strategic and streamlined opportunities to deliver quality outcomes.

Nicole also has strong experience in drafting and negotiating contracts and funding agreements.

When designing and delivering grants, Nicole takes into account lessons learned from previous programs, policy intent and stakeholder needs.

Nicole also has strong skills in risk management and evaluation of grant outcomes. She has a well-earned reputation for delivering quality outcomes on time and within budget.

Nicole is a confident and strategic communicator, and has represented the Australian Government at events, conferences, government and industry meetings and on project site visits.

Nicole has also provided strategic and technical advice to advisory committees.

She has also participated on program assessment committees, as she understands selection criteria and value for money for government investment.

Given this, Nicole is often called upon to provide advice to potential program and grant applicants.