Australia-Korea Foundation 2019 Grant - Applications now open!
Grants and funding
The objectives of the Australian-Korea Foundation (AKF) are to:
increase public awareness of Australia in Korea, and of Korea in Australia, and the importance of the bilateral relationship
develop partnerships in areas of shared interest in the bilateral, regional and global context
increase Australians’ capacity to effectively engage with Korea.
Key priority areas
Building cultural understanding
Reciprocal Australian and Korean studies
Technological and scientific innovation
Trade diplomacy and geopolitics
Frequency of grant rounds
Generally, the AKF will conduct one major grant round each financial year, advertised on the AKF website and facebook page. Applications will be received February-April for projects in the following financial year. If further funding becomes available, a subsequent 'inter-sessional' grant round may be held within the financial year.
Opening date Early February
Closing date for submitting applications Early April
Unsuccessful applicants notified Early July
Successful applicants notified Early July
Processing of grant agreements for successful applicants Late July
Grant applications for a minimum of $5,000 or maximum of $40,000 per year up to three years will be considered. It is anticipated that most grants will be between $15,000 and $30,000 per year, depending on the scope of the grant activity and its complexity.
Co-contributions from your Korean partner and other parties strengthen your application.
International Relations Grants Program Australia-Korea Foundation 2019 Guidelines
Opening date: 9am (AEDT) on 1-Feb-2019
Closing date and time: 2pm (AEST) on 28 March-2019
Commonwealth policy entity: Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Co-Sponsoring Entities: Not Applicable
Enquiries: If you have any questions, please contact the Australia-Korea Foundation Secretariat:
Date guidelines released: 18 December 2018
Type of grant opportunity: Open competitive
For the more information, please visit to DFAT website or facebook.
Please click for the application.