Monday, January 22, 2018

Australia Awards Scholarships (AAS)

Australia Awards Scholarships (AAS)

Australia Awards Scholarship (AAS) are funded by Australian Government to provide higher education opportunities for people from developing countries to study in Australia to build the skills and knowledge to drive change as the next generation of global leaders. These scholarships aim to contribute to the development needs of Australia's partner countries in line with bilateral and regional agreements. 

Scholarships Programs
These Scholarships are available in the following programs. 
  • Undergraduate
  • Masters
  • PhD
Field of Study.
International students who wish to study at Curtin University under the Australian Scholarships Awards  can choose any fields under the following faculties. 

  • Curtin Business School
  • Health Sciences
  • Humanities
  • Science & Engineering
Nationality : International Students.

Eligibility
Scholarship benefits
AAS are offered for the minimum period necessary for the individual to complete the academic program specified by the Australian higher education institution, including any preparatory training. The following benefits generally apply:

  • Full tuition fees.
  • Return air travel—payment of a single return, economy class airfare to and from Australia, via the most direct route.
  • Establishment allowance—a once only payment of AUD$5,000 as a contribution towards as accommodation expenses, text books, study materials.
  • Contribution to Living Expenses (CLE) is a fortnightly contribution to basic living expenses paid at a rate determined by Australian Government. From 1 January 2015, CLE payable to Scholars studying under an AAS is AUD$30,000 per year.
  • Introductory Academic Program (IAP)—a compulsory 4-6 week program prior to the commencement of formal academic studies covering information on life and study in Australia.
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the award (for award holder only)—provided to cover the student's basic medical costs (with the exception of pre existing conditions).
  • Pre-course English (PCE) fees—if deemed necessary PCE may be available for students for in-country and/or in-Australia training.
  • Supplementary Academic Support may be available to ensure a Scholar's academic success or enhance their academic experience.
  • Fieldwork (for research students only)—may be available for eligible research students for one return economy class airfare via the most direct route to their country of citizenship or within Australia.
Eligibility criteria
For eligibility, participating countries and more information go to: http://dfat.gov.au/people-to-people/australia-awards/pages/participating-countries.aspx

or for further information about studying at Curtin as an AAS recipient go to: http://international.curtin.edu.au/scholarships/australia-award-scholarships/

How to apply


Due date : Ongoing (all year around/ Country Specific) 


Sunday, January 21, 2018

Curtin International Scholarships for Year 12 - Undergraduate Scholarships in Australia

Curtin International Scholarships for Year 12 - Undergraduate Scholarships in Australia

Curtin University in Australia understands there is a growing body of international students around the world studying for an Australian high school certificate. In support of this cohort, this scholarship aims to assist international students of any nationality except Australian, who successfully complete an Australian high school qualification either in Australia or overseas. Curtin offers an extensive range of undergraduate programs and this scholarship will help these students to pursue their dreams and continue their education association with Australia.
Additionally, eligible students who enrol in a Curtin English ELB (English Language Bridging) program before undertaking their study at the University will receive a 10 per cent discount on Curtin English fees.

Scholarships Program
These scholarships are available for Undergraduate Studies. 
Field of Study:  In any field of study within the following faculties
  • Humanities
  • Curtin Business School
  • Science & Engineering
  • Health Sciences
Scholarship is specially for those students who are completing or have completed Year 12 in Australia or Overseas. 

Nationality: International Students. 

Scholarship Benefits: This scholarship provides eligible students 25% off their first year tuition fee, up to a maximum of AUD$10,000

Eligibility
This scholarship is only for:
  • International, full fee-paying, non-sponsored students of any nationality except Australian
  • Students commencing studies at Curtin’s Western Australia campuses in 2018
  • Students commencing a full Curtin undergraduate program. Check more on eligibility here
In addition, applicants must also must meet Curtin University's entry requirements relevant to their course through completion.

How to apply
Application process
Students are invited to apply through any one of Curtin University registered education agents:


Students can also apply online at: http://international.curtin.edu.au/apply-online.htm.

All qualifying applications to Curtin are automatically assessed for the Curtin International Year 12 Scholarship. No separate scholarship application is required. 

Admissions Office will assess each application accordingly and issue a supplementary letter, along with a Letter of Offer, to confirm whether the applicant has been successful.

To accept the scholarship, the recipient must:
  • Meet any conditions listed in their Letter of Offer
  • Have met entry requirements relevant to their chosen course of study
  • Accept their Letter of Offer as per the instructions provided
  • Pay the indicative deposit and OSHC indicated in their Letter of Offer
  • Be aware of the dates and deadlines by which the above need to have been completed
Due date: 
Applications open: 25/09/2017

Applications close: 09/02/2018


New Zealand Academic Excellence Postgraduate Scholarships in Business, Economics and Law

New Zealand Academic Excellence Postgraduate Scholarships in Business, Economics and Law

Study in New Zealand on these awesome Scholarships. The University of Auckland  in New Zealand is delighted to offer Business, Economics and Law Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarships for students enrolling on a full-time basis. New Zealand and International students are eligible to apply for this scholarships.The purpose of the Business, Economics and Law Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarships is  to encourage students with an excellent academic record to undertake postgraduate research in the Faculty of Business and Law.

The University of Auckland is the highest ranked New Zealand University in the main world university rankings. The University of Auckland has been ranked internationally as New Zealand’s leading university for Graduate Employability.

 Scholarship Program

 This Scholarships are available to pursue Postgraduate programme.

Field of study: The scholarships are awarded in Business, Economics, and Law within the Faculty of Business and Law.

Scholarship benefits:  The scholarships will cover tuition fees (up to 120 pts) and student levies.

Amount and Type of Award:

 The number of new scholarships to be awarded is determined annually.
  • At least one scholarship will be available for applicants of M?ori descent.
  • At least one scholarship will be available for applicants of Pasifika descent.
  • The scholarship is available to full-time domestic and international students and consists of the equivalent of full-time domestic tuition fees (up to a maximum of 120 points per year) and compulsory student services fees
Eligible Nationality

 National and International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

 All applicants for this scholarship must:
  • Have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement in their undergraduate study, usually achieving at least an A- average or better in the major of their undergraduate study
  • Be enrolling for the first time in the Bachelor of Business (Honours), the Master of Laws, the Master of Business, or the Master of Philosophy.
  • Be enrolling on a full-time basis.
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Application Procedure: Applicants for this scholarship must complete an AUT Application for Enrolment (AFE) for the Bachelor of Business (Honours), the Master of Laws, the Master of Business or the Master of Philosophy.
Application for this scholarship is via our AUT online scholarship application portal. An official academic transcript of the applicant’s prior undergraduate and postgraduate study will need to be loaded into the portal if any study was completed at an institution other than AUT.


For more information on this scholarship >> Check out  the Official Website 
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