Apply for 2021/22 Partner Projects

Partner with Study NSW in 2021

Applications for Partner Project funding closed 12:00pm, Monday 10 May 2021.


We encourage partnership applications from a consortium of providers and/or organisations to ensure benefits reach a broad range of international students.

Funds of up to $110,000 (incl. GST) per project are available for 2021-22. All funds must be matched by industry contribution, including through in-kind contributions.

Check the information below and through the links on this page to find out how to apply for a Study NSW Partner Project.

When preparing your application make sure you understand the eligibility requirements and can effectively address the selection criteria.

Indicative dates

Applications open - 15 March 2021

Applications close - 10 May 2021

Applications assessed - June and July 2021

New projects announced - August 2021

Projects delivered - August 2021 to June 2022

Application process

Step 1: Check your eligibility by carefully reading the Partner Project Guidelines 2021-22.

Step 2: Prepare necessary content for your application based on advice in the Guidelines.

Step 3: Collect supporting documentation from partners to upload to your application.

Step 4: Start your SmartyGrants application (opening Monday 15 March).

Step 5: Submit all required support documents by the closing date (12:00pm, Monday 10 May 2021).

Applications now closed