New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant Opportunity 2020

New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant Opportunity 2020

Published: 7 August 2019

New Colombo Plan mobility grants are available to undergraduate students from UNSW Australia wishing to study in Indonesia in 2020 on ACICIS Study Indonesia’s in-country programs.

No background in Indonesian language is required to participate in the below programs:


Law Professional Practicum (LPP) in Jakarta): 

  • This program gives students a unique opportunity to gain valuable experience working in Indonesia’s legal industry. Students attend two weeks of academic tuition, including Indonesian language classes and a series of seminars and fieldtrips at Atma Jaya University in Jakarta, prior to undertaking a four-week supervised practicum placement in an Indonesian legal workplace environment. More information in this study option is available here.
  • Second round applications close 1 September 2019
  • There are $3,000 Mobility Grants available.


Indonesian Business, Law and Society Program (IBLS) at Indonesian Islamic University, Yogyakarta:

  • This program provides students with a unique opportunity to study Indonesian Business, Law or Society, or a combination thereof, at an Islamic university in the world’s largest Muslim-majority nation. All classes are conducted in English, and students have the opportunity to undertake an internship placement as part of their study. More information is available here.
  • Applications close 1 September 2019 
  • There are $7,000 Mobility Grants available



You may be eligible to receive a New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant. Click here to see if you meet the eligibility criteria.



If you wish to transfer credit for the program, you must first seek approval from your faculty for credit transfer through Cross-Institutional Enrolment. For more information see - Applying for credit and funding for your overseas short course.

Then, students should apply directly to the Program via their website by 1 September 2019. 

There is no separate application for a New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant. All students are strongly encouraged to apply and will have their eligibility to receive a grant assessed as part of the application process.


Risk assessment

All programs involve some degree of risk to participants. If you choose to source a provider on your own, please remember to do some research on them first and ensure that they are a legitimate organisation and that the product they offer will definitely meet your requirements. Students are therefore advised to undertake their own risk assessment before departure and any participation in these programs is at their own risk.

Before departure

All students should register their travel with UNSW. You should also undertake a risk assessment before heading overseas. For more information see - How to prepare for departure.

More information

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