Free Trade Agreement Market Entry (FTA-ME) Grant

At a glance

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Provides organisations with funding of between $20,000 and $80,000 to deliver market entry strategies to help Australian small and medium-sized businesses access FTA target markets.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must be:

  • an Australian member-based business organisation, including chambers of commerce and industry, bilateral business councils and chambers or peak industry / business associations
  • a University or an associated Institute or a TAFE College

Other eligibility criteria may apply.

Overview

The Free Trade Agreement Market Entry (FTA-ME) Grant provides funding for Australian member-based business organisations (chambers of commerce, business associations, industry associations, bilateral chambers and peak industry bodies), universities and TAFE colleges to deliver market entry strategies aimed at helping Australian SMEs and stakeholders access FTA target markets.

Eligible markets under the FTA-ME Grant include China, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Vietnam, Singapore, Brunei, Canada, Mexico, Chile and Peru.

Grants of $20,000 to $80,000 (excluding GST) are available for a 12 month project.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible, you must be:

  • an Australian member-based business organisation, including chambers of commerce and industry, bilateral business councils and chambers or peak industry / business associations
  • a University or an associated Institute or a TAFE College

Individual companies cannot apply.

Find out more about the eligibility criteria at FTA Market Entry Grant.

How to apply

Find out more about how to apply at GrantConnect or at FTA Market Entry Grant.

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