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Australia-Japan Foundation Grants

AJF 2021 grant round

The Australia-Japan Foundation welcomes grant applications from individuals and organisations with an interest in contributing to the bilateral relationship.

Key priority areas 

  • Communication, information and advocacy
  • Economic diplomacy and geopolitics
  • Education and Australian studies
  • Scientific innovation
  • Society, culture and sport

Timeline for 2021-22 grant round

  • Opening date – 12 May 2021
  • Closing date for submitting applications – 9 June 2021
  • Successful applicants notified – early August
  • Processing of grant agreements for successful applicants – early August
  • Unsuccessful applicants notified – mid-August

How to apply

You must read the grant guidelines and frequently asked questions (FAQs) before starting an application.

All applications must be submitted using SmartyGrants.

More information

Australia-Japan Foundation Grants Program

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