Asia Institute Tasmania

Internal Grants | University of Tasmania staff only


The Asia Institute Tasmania (AIT) invites applications for small grant funding for visitors or workshops/events/individual research projects.

All projects must relate to Asia and benefit the University of Tasmania and Tasmania.  

The maximum amount for each grant is $2000.


  • This scheme is open to all fulltime UTAS academic Staff level A-E staff.
  • For VA/VP, a copy of the visitor’s CV should be attached to the application.
  • Funding for workshops/events may include contributions towards catering and domestic travel for participants.
  • No salary (incl. casuals) payments will be funded.

Application process

  • Applications must be typed (not handwritten) and then submitted to
  • Successful applicants will be informed by email within one month
  • Applicants should contact AIT Director Prof James Chin before applying:
    T   6226 7801
    M  0419 988 508


  • Successful applicants will be required to report on outcomes within 1 month after the visit/event/project completion.

For further details, please view the application form through the link below.

Funding Application