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Strategic Policy Grants Program 2021

Contact Details

Strategic Policy Grants Program Team


Department of Defence
Close Date & Time:
14-Oct-2020 11:30 pm (ACT Local Time)
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Internal Reference ID:
SPGP 2021
Primary Category:
361002 - Defence
Publish Date:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS, Overseas
Selection Process:
Open Competitive


The Strategic Policy Grants Program 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:

Within five years.

Total Amount Available (AUD):


Estimated Grant Value (AUD):

From $1.00 to $2,000,000.00

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 should provide a .pdf and MSWord (soft copy) of their applications.


Contact Details

Strategic Policy Grants Program Team