The New Colombo Plan Mobility Program
The New Colombo Plan Mobility Program provides funding to Australian universities to support Australian undergraduate students’ participation in study, internships, mentorships, practicums and research in 40 host locations across the Indo-Pacific region.
The Mobility Program is open to Australian university undergraduates aged 18 to 28. Participation by undergraduates over 28 is permitted in some circumstances (as outlined in the Guidelines).
2023 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grants
The 2023 round of the New Colombo Plan Mobility Program is now closed.
- Mobility Program Guidelines 2023
- New Colombo Plan 2023 Mobility projects [Word 40 KB]
- New Colombo Plan 2023 Mobility projects [PDF 240 KB]
- 2023 Mobility Program advice to applicants
The opening dates for the 2024 round will be published in the first half of 2023.
Information on previous rounds can be found on the Previous rounds page.
Undergraduate students interested in participating in a New Colombo Plan Mobility project should contact their university's Study Abroad / International Liaison Office.
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
R.G. Casey Building
John McEwen Crescent
Barton ACT 0221 Australia
Phone: +61 2 6261 1111
Fax: +61 2 6261 3111
ABN: 47 065 634 52