Australian Embassy
Federated States of Micronesia;
Republic of the Marshall Islands; Republic of Palau

Australian Grants



Direct Aid Program

The Direct Aid Program (DAP) is a flexible, small grants scheme for development activities for up to USD $20,000. The emphasis of the program is on alleviating poverty and basic humanitarian hardships. Presently, DAP applications with a drought preparedness focus are being prioritized. DAP applications have a rolling deadline and can be submitted at any time.


You can apply using our online submission form, available at:

If you cannot access the online application you can submit a harcopy DAP application /files/phpi/final DAP Application (Offline).pdf


Applications are also available from the Australian Embassy, the Federated States of Micronesia Department of Foreign Affairs, the Republic of the Marshall Islands Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the Republic of Palau Ministry of State.


Please email for more information.



CONTACT Australian Aid:

Pavle Vizintin,  Assistant Program Manager
Australian Embassy
PO Box S
Kolonia, Pohnpei 96941
Federated States of Micronesia

Phone: (691) 320-5448 ext. 110

Fax: (691) 320-5449




Details on past DAP projects funded can be found at: /files/phpi/DAP Historical Data 2013-2016.xlsx