Friday, May 2, 2014

Australian Government Scholarships for Developing Countries

The Australian Government provides scholarship called Australia Awards which are prestigious international scholarships and fellowships offering the next generation of global leaders an opportunity to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia.

The scholarship falls under several categories

1. Australia Awards Scholarships and Fellowships

Australia Awards Scholarships managed by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade contribute to the long-term objectives of developing countries to promote growth and stability. They equip recipients with the skills and knowledge to drive change and contribute to the economic and social development of their own countries.

2.Australia Awards Leadership Program

The Leadership Program offers leadership learning and development opportunities for awardees while they are in Australia undertaking postgraduate study. It is designed to motivate and inspire future leaders, develop individual leadership capabilities, and build enduring linkages and partnerships between developing countries and Australia.

3.Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships

The Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are internationally competitive, merit-based scholarships that support Australians to undertake study, research and professional development overseas and citizens from eligible countries to undertake these activities in Australia.

How to Apply for Australian Government Scholarships >>