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2014-15 grant round outcomes

In 2014-15, the AIC will support the following innovative projects
that foster deeper people-to-people and institutional links between
Australia and India:

Grant recipient Project Grant amount
Opera Australia "Shane Warne The Musical" tour of India $50,000
AusHeritage "Shantivan Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Museum" – technical collaboration to renew the museum $17,600
Sharing Stories Foundation "A Song for Country" – multimedia exhibition tour of India celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island culture $35,000
University of New South Wales "Salinity and Sodicity mapping in 3D - Seeing is
Believing" – collaborative, cutting edge research aimed at sustaining
the productivity of saline land and water
$50,000
University of Sydney "Extending the value of data: a national workshop on
novel analysis for soil and water resources" – a collaboration with
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
$42,400
Charles Sturt University "Advancing mutual understanding and co-operation
for rural development" – symposium and workshop focused on
building resilient rural communities in collaboration with PRADAN and
Ambedkar University of Delhi
$29,090
La Trobe University "Sharing Learning and Life Stories: Reciprocal
relationships between Australian and Indian Schools and higher
education" – a collaboration with the University of Mumbai and
American School of Bombay focused on the teaching of children with
learning difficulties
$49,000
Sports Education and Development Australia "Skills Development of Indian Students in Sports
Activities" – a collaboration with the Indian Sports Authority to
deliver vocational training in fitness and events management
$50,000
Griffith University "Food Safety and Standards in India" - a collaborative
study with the Indian Agricultural Research Institute to help improve
food value chains in India
$35,681
George Institute for Global Health "FoodSwitch India – a Healthier Population and a Better
Food Supply" – the sharing of Australian technological and policy
innovation in addressing the disease burdens of under and over
nutrition
$40,000
Curtin University "Capacity Building for Sustainable Urban Transport and
Innovating Financing Mechanism" - workshops in Bangalore, Pune and
New Delhi to transfer knowledge in transport planning
$48,349
Griffith University "Adaptation of Waste Management Postgraduate Courses to
Indian institutions offering Postgraduate Studies in Environmental
Science and Engineering" – workshops delivered in India with the
Ekonnect Knowledge Foundation and Environmental Management Centre.
$30,000
Asialink - University of Melbourne "Kochi Muziris Biennale 2014" – participation of Australian artist Daniel Boyd at the Biennale $20,000
Last Updated: 28 May 2015
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