Thursday, March 24, 2016

LNG scholarships for Papua New Guinea students

Students in the PNG LNG Project areas in Papua New Guinea will benefit from new scholarships provided by ExxonMobil PNG and the Australian Government through the Australia Awards Pacific Scholarships program.

The Australia Awards - PNG LNG Scholarships will help to address the rural workforce gap in PNG LNG Project areas and encourage students to complete tertiary studies in the fields of health and education.

The Australian Government is pleased to collaborate with private sector partners in innovative ways in the education sector in Papua New Guinea.

The aim of this program is to continue to build the foundation for a highly competent and capable, professional Papua New Guinea workforce

Field of Study
Scholarships in health and education are being offered in select institutions in Papua New Guinea

Scholarship Benefits

Successful applicants will receive  full tuition fees, airfares and living allowances.

Only PNG Nationals either living in the country or overseas (preferably students from the LNG areas)

How to Apply

Information on the scholarship will be available via the Australia Awards PNG LNG Scholarship link from

Visit the website above  or check out the Australian Awards website for application forms and application Process.

Selection of awardees is merit-based with consideration for academic performance and the capacity of applicants to contribute to their communities.