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.
Funding & duration
From $10,000 to $3,500,000. The grant activity time frame is to be proposed by the applicant.
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.
Submission requirements & due date
- Applications must be submitted for internal review by 10 September 2021
- Please complete your RFR through ResearchMaster. When prompted to Select Fund Scheme use Fund Scheme code FND000674.
- See also: Submitting an application to Research Services for review
- General enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org