COALAR grants 2016-17

The Council on Australia Latin America Relations (COALAR) will award funding totaling $498,971 (including GST where applicable) to 18 projects in 2016-17.

The Projects selected demonstrate the great potential for development of long-term collaboration and cooperation between individuals and institutions in Australia and Latin America.



Organisation/Individual

Project Title

Amount
 (*GST inclusive)

Balletlab Association Inc

People of Cities (Pessoas de cidades) - Australia/Brazil Cultural Partnership Exchange

$27,500*

Mr Lee Bracegirdle

Australia-Cuba Symphony Orchestra Project

$4,000 

The University of Queensland

Establishing a Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Mining in Bogota

$43,983.50*

Queensland University of Technology

Australia-Argentina Higher Education/Industry Collaborative Action Network

$52,157.60*

Bleached Arts

Coast to Coast Connections

$16,500*

A/Prof Adrian Hearn/ University of Melbourne

Strengthening Australia-Cuba Cooperation Through Urban Food Security

$44,000*

Mr Tristan Balian

Australia-Peru Bilateral Young Chef’s Exchange Program

$34,000 

A/Prof Robyn Eversole

Sustainable Regions Applied Research Network

$22,000 

University of Queensland

Building Capacity for Zika Virus Control in Colombia and Brazil

$27,500*

Australia-Latin America Business Council

Conference: Latin America Infrastructure Opportunities

$33,000*

Australian Clean Technology Consulting Trust

Australia Latin America Innovation Competition: Technology and Innovation Partnership

$22,000*

The University of Queensland

Healthy river catchment management training seminars

$36,300*

Ms Natalia Bradshaw

First time participation for Australian artists in Cuenca Bienal

$20,000 

UQ  Chile Association

4th Chilean Graduate Conference: Advanced Knowledge to Enhance Chile's Development

$10,000 

Charles Darwin University

From Northern Australia to Northern Brazil: Exchanges in Wildlife Conservation

$44,000*

RMIT

Intercambio - A Conversation Between Two Trains

$24,530*

Puerto de Ideas

Australian Presence at Puerto de Ideas Festival 

$10,000 

RMIT

RMIT Fashion and Textiles School Collaborative Project with Brazil

$27,500*

Last Updated: 24 January 2017