The New Colombo Plan Mobility Program Round 2020

The New Colombo Plan Mobility Program (NCP) provides funding to Australian universities and consortia to support Australian undergraduate students to participate in semester-based or short-term study, internships, mentorships, practicums and research in 40 host locations across the Indo-Pacific region.

The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Women, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, and the Minister for Education, the Hon Dan Tehan MP, have announced the successful applicants for the 2020 NCP Mobility Program. In the 2020 Mobility Program round, the NCP will support 11,196 students from 40 Australian universities to participate in projects in 36 locations across the Indo-Pacific.

Successful Applicants for Round 2020

The Australian Government is providing Western Sydney University with $694,100 to support 212 students to participate in 13 mobility projects across the Indo-Pacific in 2020. Western Sydney University will also be participating in a number of consortium projects with ACICIS Study Indonesia, Curtin University, and Australian Catholic University.

Congratulations to the following projects, which have been successful in receiving funding for Round 2020.

Round 2021 NCP Mobility Program

It is anticipated that project applications for Round 2021 will open in March 2021. To find out more, see the New Colombo Plan Mobility Program webpage.