Australian High Commission
with Non-Resident Accreditation to Tunisia

Development cooperation

Development Cooperation 

The Direct Aid Program 


The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is a flexible, small grants scheme for development activities in Tunisia managed by the Australian High Commission in Malta. The emphasis of the program is on alleviating basic humanitarian hardships and is an integral component of Australia’s overseas development program. Candidates can find more information and submit their application by clicking on the following links: - English Application Form - French Application Form

Applications are now OPEN. Deadline for submission of applications: 30 November, 2018 at midnight (CET).

Please note grants will be awarded up to a maximum of $35 000 (AUD).

This program is open from October 2018 to November 2018 and proposes a call for candidates for this period. We remind you that DAP funds can not be used in any way to compensate the personnel involved in the project.



The Direct Aid Program/Le Programme d’Aide Directe

Le Direct Aid Program (DAP)/ Programme d’Aide Directe est un programme d’aides financières qui cherche à promouvoir le développement d’activités en Tunisie. Il est géré par l'Ambassade d'Australie. Ce programme vise à alléger les difficultés humanitaires fondamentales et il est une composante intégrante du programme de développement à l’étranger de l’Australie.

Les candidats peuvent trouver de plus amples informations et déposer leur candidature en cliquant sur les liens suivants : - English Applications - Candidature en français

Les candidatures sont maintenant ouvertes. Date-limite de dépôt des dossiers de candidature : 30 novembre 2018 à minuit (HNEC).

Veuillez noter que les subventions seront accordées jusqu'à concurrence de $35 000 (AUD).

Ce programme est ouvert d'octobre 2018 à novembre 2018 et propose un appel à candidature pour cette période. Nous vous rappelons que les fonds DAP ne peuvent servir en aucun cas à la rémunération du personnel impliqué dans le projet. 


Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade - Australian Aid

The Australian Government's overseas aid program is a Federal Government funded program that reduces poverty in developing countries. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade - Australian Aid manages the program.

Australia, through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade - Australian Aid, works with other governments, the United Nations, Australian companies and non-government organisations to design and set up projects which tackle the causes and consequences of poverty in developing countries.


The Council for Australian-Arab Relations

The Council for Australian-Arab Relations (CAAR) seeks to strengthen Australian-Arab relations by supporting projects that enhance Australia's economic, cultural and social relations with the Arab world. The Council offers grants of $10,00 to $40,000 (AUD); priority sectors for 2018 are Economic Change, Entrepeneurship, Innovation, Human Rights or Social Change.

Opening date: 09:00 (AEST) 5 February 2018

Closing date for submitting applications: 14:00 (AEST) 4 April 2018

Applicants notified: July 2018

Processing of grant agreements for successful applicants: August 2018