2013-14 AKF grant recipients

Project Title Recipient Project Description Value Grant Funding Location

61st Sydney Film Festival June 2014

Sydney Film Festival

Funding to support Korea-related Sydney film festival activities

$8,800

Surry Hills, NSW

ACICA Mission/Roadshow to South Korea

Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA)

Funding to support a mission to South Korea

$9,240

Sydney, NSW

Lunar New Year Twilight Parade

Sydney Korean Business Association

Funding to support Korean cultural activities at the Lunar New Year parade

$16,500

Sydney, NSW

AKF Media Interns

RMIT

Funding to support the AKF Media Interns Program

$24,200

Melbourne, VIC

IKAA Gathering - Australian Korean Adoptee community

Hana Crisp

Funding to support Australian Korean Adoptee community research/activities

$1,500

Ivanhoe, VIC

4th Korean Film Festival in Australia (KOFFIA 2013)

Korean Cultural Office (KCO)

Funding to support Korean Film Festivals in Australia

$8,000

Sydney, NSW

Korean peninsula: Australian security challenges

ANU (Strategic and Defence Studies Centre)

Funding to support research & develop expertise on Korean security challenges

$7,700

Acton, ACT

Storyology: Journalism in the Asian Century stream

Walkley Foundation for Journalism

Funding to support Korean journalists at the Storyology conference (Asian Century stream)

$7,700

Redfern, NSW

'Korean through K-pop' research-based textbook

University of Queensland (School of Languages)

Funding to develop a Korean language textbook utilising music & cultural themes

$11,000

St Lucia, QLD

Australia Korea Emerging Research Leaders Exchange Program

Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE)

Funding to develop and support a bilateral research leaders exchange program

$33,000

Melbourne, VIC

Deploy

Stalker Theatre Inc

Funding to support 'Deploy' project theatrical performances & related activities

$14,300

Eveleigh, NSW

Asialink Arts Residencies between Australia and Korea

Asialink (University of Melbourne)

Funding to support bilateral Arts Residencies and New Models of Engagement

$38,500

Parkville, VIC

Ballarat International Foto Biennale: Korean Participation

Ballarat International Foto Biennale Inc

Funding to support Korean participation in the Ballarat International Foto Biennale

$11,000

Ballarat, VIC

34th Annual AKBC-KABC Joint Meeting

Australia-Korea Business Council (AKBC)

Funding for the 2013 Joint Meeting between AKBC/KABC Business Councils

$11,000

Epping, NSW

Enabling Green Wireless Multimedia Communications

University of Southern Queensland (Faculty of Engineering & Surveying)

Funding to support Australia-Korea collaborative research on next generation mobile internet

$16,500

Toowoomba, QLD

Tale of Samulnori

Legs On The Wall

Funding to support 'Tale of Samulnori' music theatre co-production & workshops

$16,500

Lilyfield, NSW

Honey Pot

Adelaide Fringe Inc.

Funding to support Korean participation at the Adelaide Fringe & arts festival activities

$11,880

Norwood, SA

Building Australia-Korea Relations through Football

Local Organising Committee AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015

Funding to support Korean community activities associated with the Asian Cup

$44,000

Darlinghurst, NSW

Bridging the Gap: Showcasing Expertise in Fibre Composites Research

University of Southern Queensland (Centre of Excellence in Engineered Fibre Composites)

Funding to support knowledge sharing workshops & engagement activities with Korean researchers at USQ  

$16,852

Toowoomba, QLD

Architectural Urbanism: Seoul/Melbourne

RMIT University

Funding to support bilateral architectural exhibition of award-winning architects from Seoul and Melbourne

$22,000

Melbourne, VIC

Performance at Yeowoorak Festival National Theatres

Dr Simon Barker

Funding to support performances at Yeowoorak Festival 2013 

$1,500

Dulwich Hill, NSW

18th Busan International Film Festival

Busan International Film Festival

Funding to support Australian films and artists for the 18th Busan International Film Festival

$6,500

South Korea

Ampersand Atomic

Not Yet It's Difficult (NYID)

Funding to support Ampersand Atomic performances and workshops in Korea

$21,670

St Kilda, VIC

Korean author Jang Jin-Sung and translator Shirley Lee to participate in Sydney Writers' Festival 2014

The Sydney Writers' Festival Limited

To support the participation of Korean author Jang Jin-Sung and translator Shirley Lee in the Sydney Writers' Festival 2014

$5,852

Sydney

Australian Photography Now

University of Melbourne

Exhibition of contemporary Australian photography including digital, moving image and new media art at the 13th Dong Gang International Photo Festival

$27,500

Korea/Melbourne

Polyglot tour to Korea

Polyglot Puppet Theatre Ltd

Interactive theatre for Children's Day: Tangle and Paper Planet 

$11,000

Korea/Victoria

Korea Australia Internship Program

Centre for Volunteering NSW

Interns' accommodation and travel expenses

$45,288

Sydney

FALLOUT in Seoul

Peter Kaufmann

To support the attendance at the 11th Green Film Festival in Seoul of the producer of FALLOUT (documentary).

$5,933

Seoul, Korea

Media research trip on Australian industries and policies

Media research trip on Australian industries and policies

Media interviews and research in select locations around Australia

$5,000

Sydney

The development of the Australian-Korean mm-VLBI network

University of Western Australia

Combining Australian and Korean Radio Telescopes to resolve the environments of Black Holes

$18,150

Perth and Korea

10th World Symposium on Choral Music 2014

Fusion Vocal Ensemble

Fusion ensemble will perform at the 10th World Symposium of Choral Music in Seoul.

$20,886

Korea

5th Korean Film Festival in Australia (KOFFIA 2014)

Korean Cultural Office

KOFFIA Korean Film Festival presents the best of Korean film to 6 states Australia wide annually

$8,000

Korea

Creative Music Intensive

Australian Art Orchestra

A cross-cultural residency bringing together Australian and Korean musicians.

$22,000

Cairns

Australian Films and Artists for the 19th Busan International Film Festival

Busan International Film Festival

Selected titles and filmmakers from Australia will be invited and presented during the festival.

$6,500

Korea

Australia Korea Emerging Research Leaders Exchange Program (ERLEP)

Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering

Short-term science and technology mid-career researcher exchange program.

$27,401

Korea

Star formation and dark matter in dwarf galaxies

University of Western Australia

Multi-wavelength studies of star formation and mass distribution in a dwarf galaxy IC 10

$3,916

Western Australia

Start-up costs and events for the inaugural year of KAiAN (Korean Adoptees in Australia Network)

Korean Adoptees in Australia Network

To increase public awareness of the organisation and the Australian Korean Adoptee community

$3,856

Sydney

Australia and Korea's Clean Energy Future: The Role of Innovative Technology

University of Sydney

Two symposiums on the green transformation of waste to clean energy.

$7,700

Korea

2013-14 Australia-Korea Journalist Exchange Program

The Walkley Foundation for Journalism (Media Entertainment and Arts Alliance)

Biannual journalist exchange between Australia & Korea, building relationships and better reporting

$46,596

Korea

Australia-Korea Journalist Exchange Program

The Walkley Foundation for Journalism

Biannual journalist exchange between Australia & Korea, building relationships and better reporting

$47,520

Korea

Australia-Korea Internship Program

University of Sydney

AKIP is an internship program in Korea for eight to ten selected outstanding Australian students

$45,386

Korea

Korean Tour of Underground and Deluge

Motherboard Productions

Korean Tour of two Australia/Korean transcultural performance works - 지하 Underground and Deluge.

$33,000

Korea



Last Updated: 8 March 2017