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Strategic Policy Grants Program 2022

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Strategic Policy Grants Program Team



Department of Defence
Close Date & Time:
19-Sep-2021 11:30 pm (ACT Local Time)
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Internal Reference ID:
Primary Category:
361002 - Defence
Publish Date:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS, Overseas
Selection Process:
Open Competitive


The Strategic Policy Grants Program (SPGP) is a mechanism for Defence to support independent research, events and activities to shape the public Australian strategic debate, with a focus on Defence issues, and support and enhance Defence’s strategic policy advice.


Individuals must apply on behalf of the organisation with which they are affiliated, such as a university, not-for-profit organisation, or research institution. Joint applications are welcome, contingent upon any consortium having a lead organisation. To be a lead, an applicant must designate the main contact and/or project manager. International applicants are eligible, provided they can demonstrate the qualifications, skills and necessary background for the topic and activity proposed.

Grant Activity Timeframe:

To be proposed by the applicant.

Total Amount Available (AUD):


Estimated Grant Value (AUD):

From $10,000.00 to $3,500,000.00

Instructions for Application Submission:

Applicants are to read the Grant Opportunity Guidelines prior to applying for a Strategic Policy Grant. Applications are to be lodged using the application form attached to this Grant Opportunity.          

Other Instructions:

Applicants are to provide a .pdf and MSWord (soft copy) of their applications.     

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Strategic Policy Grants Program Team