Applications for activities that would strengthen cooperation between Australia and Korea to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic would be welcomed.

Applications from the following priority areas are accepted:

  • Strategic international relations
  • Trade and commerce relationships
  • Cross cultural collaborations
  • Technological, scientific and education innovation

Global Engagement and Entrepreneurship provides Global Strategy Framework and Global Engagement Briefs. The Global Strategy and Partnerships team welcome inquiries to identify potential partners in destination countries.

Key Dates
Full Applications: 18 September 2020, 2 pm AEST


Please consult the guidelines for the eligibility of your project

The estimated grant value is from $5,000 to $40,000 per annum.

Indirect costs/overheads are not funded by this scheme.


Salaries are not funded by this scheme

How to Apply

Step 1. Completing the application
The Grant Guidelines and Application form  are available from the DFAT website. All applications must be submitted by the applicant electronically using the SmartyGrants online application form.

Please contact the GSP team to inform them that you are interested in applying. The GSP team will provide a letter of support template, application cover sheet, brief UQ capacity statement and information on UQ’s engagement in the country of your application upon request. Please allow five days for the GSP team to process the letter of support.

Step 2. GSP internal review and feedback
For GSP review on compliance and feedback, please email your application to the GSP team by 10 September.

More information could be found in Australia-Korea Foundation website.