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Australian Government - Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Advancing the interests of Australia and Australians internationally

2020-21 Australia-Japan Foundation (AJF) Grant Round

This grant round has now closed. Submissions closed at 2:00PM 6 October 2020 (AEDT).


The Australia-Japan Foundation (AJF) grant round for 2020-21 will be reopened on Monday 7 September at 0900 AEST, and will close on Tuesday 6 October at 1400 AEST. The grant round had been postponed earlier in the year due to the impact of COVID-19.

The AJF remains committed to supporting people-to-people and institutional engagement between Australia and Japan.

We thank applicants for their interest and encourage applicants to consider resubmitting proposals previously provided for the 2020-21 round.

Proposals for this round must be consistent with government restrictions in response to COVID-19. You must read the grant guidelines and frequently asked questions (FAQs) before starting an application.