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Applications Open for Australia’s Direct Aid Program Grants!


Deadline: 18 November 2016
Principal Office: AUS
Applications are open for Australia’s Direct Aid Program Grants to support small-scale development projects with a strong community focus.

The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is a small grants program funded by the Australian Government and managed from the Australian High Commission in Port Moresby.

DAP aims to support small-scale projects with a strong development focus that complements Australia’s broader aid program.

DAP funding is only available to community groups, NGOs and other organisations engaged in development activities on a not-for-profit basis.

Funding Information

Applicants can apply for a maximum of AUD 60,000 over the life of the project.

Eligibile Projects

DAP Project proposals must:

Address poverty alleviation by supporting projects that aim at improving the livelihood of communities.
Support the inclusion and active participation of the disadvantaged population (women, girls, children, Persons living with a Disability and those with HIV/AIDS).
Be sustainable and have lasting developmental benefits, with any ongoing costs or maintenance to be met by the community

How to Apply

Applicants can apply via given website.

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  1. Abdulrahman Abdullahi

    Write to register my interest in knowing much about this organization

  2. hello can we be of help in the poor community of okon and also the only school there for the poor children.

  3. I have registered a charity organisation in NSW for building schools in South Sudan and would like to know if I can apply for funding from DAP ? Do you have indigestion on the DAP in Ethiopia ?

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