Small Grants

Applications for small grants are currently closed. For more information, please email the alumni secretariat via

Alumni Small Grant Fund is provided to support alumni to undertake research, community development, or leadership/professional development so that the alumni can Better contribute to Timor-Leste’s development and/or Develop stronger links between Australia and Timor-Leste. 

Contact the secretariat for more information.

The small fund provides a unique opportunity for alumni to use their skills and experience in practical ways to support Timor-Leste’s development. From projects researching crop tolerance to nutrition projects for women and raising awareness of disability inclusive language, alumni have used small grants to progress research and benefit communities across the country.

You can read more about small grant projects below.