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Current Grant Opportunity View - GO4794

Australia-Vietnam Enhanced Economic Engagement Grant Pilot Program

Contact Details

Ruth O'Hagan

(02) 6261 2509


Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Close Date & Time:
14-May-2021 2:00 pm (ACT Local Time)
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Internal Reference ID:
Primary Category:
341000 - Trade and Tourism
Publish Date:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS, Administered Territories, Overseas
Selection Process:
Open Competitive


The Australia-Vietnam Enhanced Economic Engagement Grant (AVEG) Pilot Program will advance Australia’s international economic interests through bilateral engagement with Vietnam on trade and investment policy priorities of the Australian Government.  The program objectives are to promote Australia-Vietnam bilateral economic engagement; increase industry, institutional and government-to-government links to build stronger partnerships; leverage existing partnerships and foster engagement with key stakeholders in line with the objectives and intentions of the Australia-Vietnam Enhanced Economic Engagement Strategy; and support the economic recovery efforts of Australian industries across priority sectors and communities adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The intended outcomes of the grant opportunity are to: increase public awareness of Australia’s economic opportunities in Vietnam; develop enduring partnerships across sectors in Australia and Vietnam; increase Australia’s capacity to effectively engage with Vietnam in existing and emerging areas of mutual economic interest.  



To be eligible you must:

be one of the following entity types: 

-an Australian entity with an Australian Business Number (ABN), Australian Company Number (ACN), or Indigenous Corporation Number (ICN)

-an Australian consortium with a lead organisation ( ) 

-an Australian registered charity or not-for-profit organisation

-an Australian local government body

-an Australian State/Territory government body 

-a Corporate Commonwealth Entity

-an Australian statutory authority

-be an Australian or permanent resident of Australia


Grant Activity Timeframe:

June 2021 - June 2022 with an option for up to three years for multi-year projects.

Total Amount Available (AUD):


Estimated Grant Value (AUD):

From $50,000.00 to $100,000.00

Instructions for Application Submission:

Applications must be submitted through SmartyGrants.

More details can be found in the AVEG Grant Guidelines available on SmartyGrants


Addenda Available:

Contact Details

Ruth O'Hagan

(02) 6261 2509