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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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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