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COALAR Australia – COALAR Grants

COALAR Grants: The Council of Australia Latin America Relations (COALAR) accepts funding applications annually from individuals and organisations for projects that demonstrate the potential for the development of long-term links and cooperation between individuals and institutions in Australia and their counterparts in Latin America. The Council supports innovative projects across the following priority areas: business; education including applied research; sport, culture and tourism.  For 2017, applications close on 28 March 2017.  More information can be found at:


News from Australian Government Ministers


Minister for Foreign Affairs

The Hon Julie Bishop MP



Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment 

The Hon Steven Ciobo MP


Minister for International Development and The Pacific

Senator the Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells



Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment

The Hon Keith Pitt MP 



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