What we offer


Goethe-Institut Australia offers 4-week language course scholarships at a Goethe-Institut in Germany to Australians working in Key Positions in the Arts and a scholarship in collaboration with the Australian German Association for a 12-week stay in Germany.

University advice service

The Sydney branch of the DAAD can answer your questions in Australia. Their main job is to allocate scholarships to university members from Australia.

Onleihe: German Online Library

More than 35,000 German language media are available for downloading from our Onleihe. Anytime. Anywhere. Free.

Translation funding

Our translation funding programme supports the publication of books by German authors in another language.

International Coproduction Fund

This funding is intended for coproductions by artists in the fields of theatre, dance, music and performance art, in which hybrid and interdisciplinary formats and the use of digital media may be key components.

Film archive "Goethe Collection"

Our film archive "Goethe Collection" is managed by the National Film and Video Lending Service (NFVLS) in Canberra. NFVLS is Australia's largest film library and lends its resources to educational institutions, government departments, industry and professional bodies, and community groups such as film societies around Australia.