Australia Government Scholarships Awards for students are long-term awards administered by the Australian Government through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
The Department provides Australia Scholarships opportunities for students from developing countries. It gives chance to undertake full time undergraduate or postgraduate study at any of the participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.
Level of Study: Undergraduate or Postgraduate Degree Programmes
Targeted Countries: Citizens of one of the participating countries in Asia, Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East.
Duration: The scholarships are offered for the minimum period necessary for the individual to complete the academic program.
Application Deadline: Deadline varies per country. The deadline for most countries is 30th July.
Benefits of Australia Awards Scholarships:
The scholarships’ benefits generally include:full tuition fees,return air travel, establishment allowance, contribution to living expenses (CLE), overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), introductory Academic Program (IAP), pre-course English (PCE) fees, etc.
- Be a minimum of 18 years of age at the time of commencing the Scholarship
- Be a citizen of a participating country
- Be able to satisfy the admission requirements of the institution at which the award is to be undertaken
- Be able to satisfy all requirements of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection to hold a Student Visa.
All interested students applying for Australian Government Scholarships Awards are required to apply online through the scholarship official website provided. The link to the website is provided here for easy access.