Applications are now open for round 5 of the Alumni Innovation Grants

May 8, 2023 | Events, News, News & Events

Launched in May 2020, the Alumni Innovation Grants were a mechanism to support Laos Australia Alumni implement projects which responded to the COVID-19 crisis. Implemented over a three-month period, the successful grantees delivered a diverse range of projects. Whether renovating handwashing stations in schools, providing people living with a disability an alternative income stream, or engaging teenagers to support COVID-19 awareness campaigns, each of these innovative projects has been designed with the Lao community in mind.

We are pleased to announce the official opening of the Alumni Innovation Grants round 5. The Alumni Innovation Grants round 5 will consider projects under in the themes of Lao-Australian bilateral cooperation:

1) Stability;

2) Health Security;

3) Poverty reduction;

4) Economic recovery;

5) Lao-ASEAN Chairmanship preparation or

6) Environment, climate change and renewable energy

7) Art and culture expression


Depending on the specific requirements of each project, AIG5 grantees may receive up to AUD 10,000, with implementation up to 6 months duration.


Hurry! Applications are open until 11:59 PM, Sunday, 23 July 2023!

Interested Alumni have to complete your application through


For more information about AIG5, interested alumni can download document below:,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,