Business, Community

COALAR Special Grant Round 2020-2021

Funder:  Federal – Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Grant Background: The Council on Latin America (COALAR) grant round is part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s international relations ongoing grants project.

The objectives of the program are to promote people-to-people links and a contemporary and positive image of Australia and support of the Australian government’s international policy goals.

$ Available: Up to $50 000.00

Eligibility:  To be eligible you must be one of the following entity types:

o    an Australian entity with an Australian Business Number (ABN), Australian Company Number (ACN), or Indigenous Corporation Number (ICN)

o    an Australian consortium with a lead organisation 

o     an Australian registered charity or not-for-profit organisation

o    an Australian local government body

o    an Australian State/Territory government body

o    a corporate Commonwealth entity

o    an Australian statutory authority

o    be an Australian or permanent resident of Australia

o    or be a citizen or organisation from one of the following countries in Latin America – Argentina, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru or Uruguay.

o    or be a well-established organisation in a Latin American country with a business purpose to advocate for Australian business, education and/or cultural interests

o  be willing to provide or develop child protection guidelines for your project if it involves people under the age of 18 years.

Applications from consortia are acceptable.

Key Dates: Closes 23 December 2020.


Happy to chat if you need a hand with your application and please share this grant opportunity with anyone who may be interested. Good luck, Melanie

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