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Department of State Growth

Adult Learning Fund

The Adult Learning Fund focuses on Tasmanian jobseekers training to gain employment or develop their skills on a pathway to employment.

The program relies on support from employers who are seeking to employ new workers and may align to the government’s priority industries.

Supporting the learner may include support services to help them complete their training and gain employment.

The Grant (ID ST050) is now OPEN and will close 2:00pm on Tuesday, 12 November 2019.

Who can apply for the Adult Learning Fund?

Endorsed Registered Training Organisations are the only organisations that can apply for this grant.

How do I apply for the Adult Learning Fund?

Before starting an application, it is highly recommended that you:

  • read the RTO Guide to the Application Process, Eligibility Criteria and Conditions; and
  • attend one of the information sessions.

To apply, you will need to use the SmartyGrants online application form -

If you haven’t used SmartyGrants before, you need to follow the instructions to become a registered user.

Throughout the application, there are references to templates.  These templates must be used.

Documents for download


Information Sessions

Information sessions via a webinar will be held on the following dates:

Tuesday, 15 October at 2pm AEDT. To register go to

Thursday, 17 October at 10am AEDT. To register go to

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.


Deb Doherty, Program Manager | 03 6165 6012 |