Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Swire Educational Trust Postgraduate Scholarships for PNG students

Swire Scholarships for PNG. Photo: 
Here is a great Scholarship Opportunity for Papua New Guinea Students to study in Australia. The Swire Educational Trust is offering two full-scholarships to study a Masters degree in Australia commencing in February 2018.

Scholarships Programs
This scholarship is for Masters Program.

Scholarship Benefits
 All costs relating to tuition, travel, Student visas, and accommodation are provided. Awardees also receive a fortnightly living allowance and assistance with establishment and textbooks.  

Eligibility: All applicants must:

  • Have a demonstrated commitment to the development of their local community and Papua New Guinea
  • Be a citizen of PNG over 18 years of age
  • Have no criminal record or pending charges in PNG or overseas
  • Not be a permanent resident or citizen of Australia, or in a relationship with a person who is
  • Commit to returning to PNG to contribute to their country's development for a minimum of 3 years after completing their studies in Australia (this program is not a pathway to residence in Australia)
  • Sign a Contract with Steamships regarding your scholarship offer, entitlements and obligations.
Nationality: Papua New Guinea

How to apply for this scholarship

Before applying PNG students should  note: Applicants for this scholarship must first apply directly to the institutions and gain unconditional acceptance (a Letter of Offer) in their chosen course. Only once you have an unconditional Letter of Offer can you apply for the Swire Postgraduate Scholarship Program. 

1. You must have an unconditional Letter of Offer in one of the following approved programs to commence February, 2018: Please click on the links for each program below to go directly to the program webpage and apply.

2. Complete all 7 sections of the Application Form

3. Collect your Supporting Documents as listed at Part 5 of your Application Form

4. Email your complete Application Form and Supporting Documents to

Download Application Form    or visit : Official Website 

Due date: August 18, 2017