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Applications for Round 1 closed at 6:00pm (AEST) on 28 August 2018.
* Subject to change
Applicants were encouraged to carefully read the Friendship Grants Guidelines before starting and submitting an application.
Application guidelines [PDF 1.37 MB] | [Word 1.28 MB]
Applicants were also encouraged to read the DFAT documents listed in the Friendship Grants Guidelines, including the Australian Government's development policy Australian aid: promoting prosperity, increasing stability, reducing poverty.
Preview application form [PDF 208 KB] | [Word 95 KB]
A short explainer video was created to provide guidance on how to complete the application form:
Grants will be awarded through a merit-based selection process in-line with Commonwealth Grants Rules and Guidelines. The Friendship Grants aim to reflect the geographic, cultural and organisational diversity of Australia. Applications are encouraged from a wide range of community organisations.