SA Export Accelerator Program (SAEA)

South Australia Department for Trade and Investment

Accelerate Export Market Development Opportunities with up to a $30,000 Grant


The South Australia Export Accelerator (SAEA) Grant provides funding support to emerging, current or mature South Australian based businesses to implement a range of export market development initiatives


SAEA grant applications are open and close on Friday 6 March 2020 at 5 pm


Dowling Consultancy –  Grant Application Service Provider


There are three (3) funding categories in SAEA. Each is designed to help you expand your business through export marketing activities. The categories are:

Dowling Consultancy are a boutique Business Development Consultancy, specialising in providing strategic guidance and assistance in relation to export market development while leveraging government grants

We can help your business unlock its Asian region export market potential through aligning your business with the best market and entry options or connecting with the right channels to market across Asia by drawing upon our team’s firsthand country specific experiences, networks and intimate knowledge of these markets

We can help you pinpoint your best opportunities, help you mitigate risks and devise and execute a tailored and relevant Asia market export entry or expansion strategy and marketing plan in conjunction with undertaking in-market activities. Our team of executive advisors can assist with Japan, Korea, China, Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia

We have assisted numerous businesses with export market development activities and win government grants. We welcome contact from any South Australian businesses that requires assistance with lodging an application for the SAEA grant and/or export market consulting initiatives. For more information, see our About Us page

Contact Steve on 0409 478 850 for a confidential, no obligation discussion

Source – SA Export Accelerator


Download the program guidelines

Eligible activities include:

  • Marketing materials
  • Market research
  • E-commerce development
  • Export training and consulting
  • Tradeshows and business missions
  • Overseas travel and accommodation
  • Support for inbound buyers

Meet Our Team

Our specialist multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary Consulting Team have broad and extensive Government grant application and international business development experience. We can be your enabling arms-length resource delivering tailored assistance to you for enhancing your export market development success

Export Development Grants

A range of schemes exist to assist with export market development:


Our Services


Mitigate your risks, Pinpoint your best overseas markets, Determine your best moves, Accelerate your organisational success. Read more >>


A Government Grant will alleviate pressure on your cash flow as well as provide significant savings on interest payments. Read more >>

We exist to serve your business in developing and executing strategic and tactical solutions to grow domestically and internationally as well as win government grants