Current Request for Tenders

Australia Awards Short Courses offer the next generation of global leaders an opportunity to undertake short-term study, research and professional development in support of key development and foreign affairs priorities. Short Course opportunities build valuable people-to-people links both within Australia and across the Indo-Pacific region, enabling mid-career professionals and emerging leaders to tap into Australian expertise and to exchange valuable skills and knowledge.

Australia Awards – South Asia & Mongolia is seeking an Australian Higher Education provider or an Australian Registered Training Organisation to deliver  Australia Awards Short Courses. For details regarding the request for tender for each Course, please click on the Course name below.

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Australia Awards South Asia & Mongolia is seeking a cost-effective Short Course training program for up to 20 Participants. This Short Course will be delivered via mixed mode delivery (online and face-to-face, either in-Australia or in-Bangladesh). Delivery will be over seven months, commencing in early July 2022 and completing no later than January 2023.

A key objective of this Short Course will be to document the long-term actions needed to ensure coordinated, balanced and inclusive Blue Economy related policies, planning and implementation in Bangladesh, while balancing consideration of the ecological environment and inclusion of marine-dependent communities, especially artisanal fisherfolks and women.


This Short Course is being offered to up to 20 participants and is intended to bring experts, researchers, maritime industry sector and marine conservation professionals together with key government officials to identify and implement actions to develop Bangladesh’s Blue Economy.


Online and in-Australia OR Bangladesh

Please submit all tenders to by 5.00pm (Adelaide time) on Friday, 6 May 2022.

Further details are outlined in the tender documents below:

RFT04-2022 -Developing the Blue Economy through Sustainable Marine Resource Management – Bangladesh

Attachments 5 and 6 – Financial Proposal and Indicative Budget

Attachment 8 – Short Course Provider Handbook

Attachment 9 – Scope Global Services Agreement Template

Attachment 10 – GEDSI Approach and Action Plan

Intent to submit a tender pertaining to this RFT must be sent to by 5.00pm local time in Adelaide on Friday, 22 April 2022.

All queries pertaining to this RFT must be sent to by 5.00pm local time in Adelaide on Friday, 29 April 2022.