Investing in the future

The Yitpi Foundation encourages and promotes research and education in the fields of crop science and social science focussed on the linguistics of Australian languages and the cultures of Australian Aboriginal people.

The name Yitpi is a Kaurna word for seed or soul.


Yitpi Foundation grant funding announced

We are pleased to announce that applications for Yitpi Foundation Awards and Grants-in-Aid are now being requested with a closing date of Monday 3rd of June 2024.

Find out more about our application guidelines and process here.

Aboriginal Linguistics & Culture

Promoting studies into Australian indigenous languages and cultural activities.

Crop Science Research

Funding adventurous agricultural research as it relates to southern Australian cropping.

Agricultural Education

Enabling agricultural students to discover new horizons and expand skill-sets.

Yitpi Foundation latest news

We’re keen to share updates and outcomes to projects we have funded.

Our Funding

Applications, key dates, reports & more

Research Guidelines

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Yitpi Foundation
c/o Clarke and Brownrigg
8 Angas Street
Kent Town SA 5067