Apply for the Australian Scholarships for the year 2024 with all the details

 Apply for the Australian Scholarships for the year 2024 with all the details


What are the available Australia scholarships in 2024

Scholarships for Australia are long-term scholarships administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

It aims to contribute to the development needs of Australia’s partner countries in line with bilateral and regional agreements.

They provide opportunities for people from developing countries, particularly those in the Indo-Pacific region, to undertake full-time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities and TAFE institutions.
The study and research opportunities offered by the Australia Awards Scholarships develop the skills and knowledge of individuals to drive change and contribute to development in their countries.
The main advantages of scholarships in Australia:
Scholarships are offered in Australia for the minimum period necessary for an individual to complete the academic program specified by an Australian higher education institution, including any preparatory training. The following advantages generally apply:
  • Full tuition fees
  • Round-trip air travel – payment of an economy class return ticket to and from Australia via the shortest direct route
  • Establishment allowance – one payment only as a contribution towards accommodation expenses, textbooks and study materials
  • Contribution to Living Expenses (CLE) – a fortnightly contribution to basic living expenses paid at a rate determined by the department.
  • Introductory Academic Program (IAP) – a compulsory program before the start of formal academic studies that covers information about living and studying in Australia
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the award (for the award holder only) – provided to cover the scholar’s basic medical costs (excluding pre-existing cases)
  • Pre-course fee English (PCE) – if required, PCE may be available to students for in-country training and/or in Australia
  • Supplementary academic support may be available to ensure the scholar’s academic success or to enhance his or her academic experience
  • Fieldwork (for research awards and Masters by course courses which have a research component where fieldwork is compulsory) may be available to research students who qualify for an economy class return air ticket via the most direct route to their country of citizenship or within Australia.
Admission requirements for Australia Scholarships:
  • Applicants who wish to be accepted into the Australia Scholarship will need to sign a contract with the Commonwealth of Australia declaring that they will abide by the terms of the scholarship.
  • Scholars are required to leave Australia for a minimum of two years after completion of the scholarship. Failure to do so will cause the scholar to incur a debt for the total accrued cost of their scholarship.
Frequently Asked Questions:
What can I study?
Study programs should relate to priority areas of development in your country. These are listed in the profiles of the participating countries.
What can’t I study?
The Australia Awards are not available for training in areas related to aircraft, nuclear technology or military training.
Where can I study?
You can study at any participating Australian institution.
Can I apply for both Australia Scholarships and Destination Australia Scholarships?
You can apply for other scholarships but recipients of the Australia Scholarships cannot receive any other Australian government scholarship at the same time
Can I apply for an award if I intend to immigrate or if I have permanent residence?
No, the Australia Awards are not available to intending immigrants or those with permanent residence in Australia. Winners are required to leave Australia for a minimum of two years after completing the scholarship. Failure to do so will cause the grantee to incur debt for the total accrued cost of their award.
How to Apply for Australia Scholarships
The application to join one of the institutions affiliated with the Australia Scholarships is sent to the e-mail designated for receiving applications .. There is an e-mail (email) designated for each country.