Australia Award Scholarship 2020-2021 is now open for applications. The Australian Government Scholarship is open to students from Asia, the Middle East, Africa and the Pacific. The Australia Award Scholarship is a fully funded scholarship for international students and administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
International Scholarships are awarded for Masters / MPhil in Australian Scholarship 2021 or for short courses (certain fields) in specific areas in Australia. Selected students will study at Australia’s top universities on fully funded scholarships.
The Australian Government provides full tuition fees, return air travel, installation allowance, contribution to subsistence (CLE), etc. It is the most competitive and best international scholarship program in the world.
They seek to contribute to the development needs of Australia’s partner countries in line with bilateral and regional agreements. They provide opportunities for those in developing countries, particularly those in the Indo-Pacific region, to pursue full-time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities and technical and further education (TAFE) institutions.
The study and research opportunities provided by the Australia Award Scholarships develop individuals’ skills and knowledge to contribute and contribute to development in their own countries.
AUSTRALIA AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS DETAILS:
- Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australian Government
LIST OF AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTIONS THAT PARTICIPATE IN AUSTRALIA AWARDS:
- Australian Catholic University
- Aviation Australia
- Bond University
- Box Hill Institute TAFE
- Bureau of Meteorology
- Canberra Institute of Technology
- Carnegie Mellon University
- Central Queensland University
- Charles Darwin University
- Charles Sturt University
- Chisholm Institute of TAFE
- Curtin University of Technology
- Deakin University
- Edith Cowan University
- Federation University
- Flinders University
- Griffith University
- Holmesglen Institute of TAFE
- James Cook University
- Kangan Institute
- La Trobe University
- Macquarie University
- Melbourne Polytechnic
- Monash University
- Murdoch University
- Queensland University of Technology
- RMIT University
- Southern Cross University
- Swinburne University of Technology
- TAFE NSW
- TAFE Queensland
- TAFE SA
- Tasmanian Polytechnic
- The Australian National University
- The Gordon Institute of TAFE
- The University of Adelaide
- The University of Melbourne
- The University of New England
- The University of New South Wales (including ADFA)
- The University of Newcastle
- The University of Queensland
- The University of Sydney
- The University of Western Australia
- University College London
- University of Canberra
- University of South Australia
- University of Southern Queensland
- The University of Tasmania (including the Australian Maritime College)
- University of Technology Sydney
- University of The Sunshine Coast
- University of Wollongong
- Victoria University
- Western Sydney University
- William Angliss Institute of TAFE
- Short Courses (For Some Countries)
The Australian Government Scholarships will Paid all the costs of the selected candidates. It includes:
>Full tuition fees.
>Return Air Travel – From Australia and the most direct route, pay a single return, economy class airfare.
>Establishment allowance – paid only once as a contribution towards housing expenses, textbooks, study material.
>Contribution to Living (CLE) – A fortnightly contribution to basic living expenses paid at the rate fixed by the department.
>Introductory Academic Program (IAP) – a compulsory program before the start of formal academic studies covering information about living and study in Australia.
>Foreign Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the award (for the award holder only) – provided to cover the scholar’s basic medical costs (with the exception of pre-existing conditions)
Pre-course English (PCE) fees – PCE may be available to students for training in the country and / or Australia if deemed necessary.
>Supplementary academic support may be available to ensure the academic success of a scholar or to enhance their academic experience.
>Fieldwork (for research awards and postgraduate by masters who have a research component where fieldwork is compulsory) is available to students of a qualified economy through the most direct route to eligible students for their country of citizenship or within Australia Can.
To be eligible to receive the Australia Award Scholarship, applicants must:
>Minimum age of 18 years on 1 February of the year of starting the scholarship;
>Become a citizen of a participating country (as listed on the Australia Awards website) and apply for a scholarship from your country for citizenship.
>Must not be a citizen of Australia, hold permanent residence in Australia or apply for a visa to stay in Australia permanently;
>No person is married to, or has a relationship with, or who is eligible to hold, or is eligible for Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residence, eligibility or selection at any time to apply (Note: Cook Islanders with New Zealand citizenship, Niue and Tokelau are eligible, but must apply for a student visa [subclass 500]);
>Do not be present serving military personnel.
>He has lived outside of Australia until he was in Australia (for example, a previous award winner, who has been receiving a scholarship award in Australia for the last four years) until living outside Australia for eight years. Will not be eligible to apply for another Australia Award Scholarship);
>Has satisfied any specific criteria established by the government of the applicant of the program area or citizenship (such as having worked for a few years in an appropriate field);
>Must be able to satisfy the admission requirements of the institution to which the award is to be awarded (this may mean that program areas will need to withdraw an award offer if the recipient cannot meet the institution’s entry requirements Is. It is not known to the program areas. >Request a placement in selected institutions).
>To be able to fulfill all the requirements of the Department of Home Affairs to hold a student visa. This may mean that if the recipient cannot meet the visa requirements, the program area will need to withdraw an offer of an award;
>Not applying for scholarships for studies below an already achieved academic level (eg applying for a master’s scholarship when they already hold a PhD);
>Applicants should notify the program area of any relationship or relationship with employees working in the program areas (who are locally attached employees at the post) or managing contractors so that the application is properly and transparently managed.
The eligibility criteria for Australia Award Scholarships vary from country to country. Please visit the Participant Country Profile for more information about the scholarship requirement.
Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Timor-Leste, Vietnam, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Republic of Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Palestinian Territories
How to choose Australia scholars 2020-2021?
>Visit the online Australia Scholarship Information System (OASIS). When you register online, you will have to answer some questions to establish your eligibility. You will then be given a unique registration number, username and password.
>You do not need to submit your application immediately. You can set up a draft application form and update it and your supporting documentation by the specified closing date on the respective partner country profile.
>Once submitted, your application cannot be changed. We strongly advise applicants applying online before the last date to do so. OASIS experiences peak use of days that reach the closing date and applicants may experience delays.
If you need help, refer to the online user manual of the applicant. click here
APPLYING BY MAIL
If you are unable to submit your application online, you can apply by post. To obtain a hardcopy application form and any other templates such as referee reports (if applicable) please check your participating country profile for contact details.
The complete hard copy application form and supporting documents must be submitted by the deadline specified by your country. View opening and closing dates for each country.
Please check the official website for the extension deadline as it varies from region to region. The deadline for applications for most countries is 30 June 2020. click here
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