Four Top Reasons Why You Should Study in Australia
The Australia Awards: Formerly known as the Australia Development Scholarships, this extensive scholarship program, spanning numerous government agencies, covers a diverse range of vocational training, as well as undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at a number of Australian higher educational institutions. The Australia Awards program also provides fellowship awards for short-term study, research and professional programs.â€‹
Endeavor Postgraduate Scholarship Awards: The Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship, including the prestigious Prime Minister’s Scholarship, provides financial support for international students for up to four years of undergraduate or graduate studies in any academic discipline.
Endeavor Executive Fellowship: The Endeavour Executive Fellowship provides professional development opportunities, ranging from one month up to four months, for outstanding candidates in business, industry, education or government.
International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS): The IPRS Scholarship provides tuition and health coverage support for top quality international postgraduate students in support of Australia’s research efforts. Funding is available for a period of two years for a research masters and three years for a research doctorate.
The Sydney Achievers International Scholarships: This prestigious scholarship program recently expanded to provide up to 100 scholarships of $10,000 AUD each annually for exceptional international students.
The Macquarie University International Scholarships: The MUIS Undergraduate and Postgraduate Scholarship are available across most disciplines, offering full and partial international tuition fees in both undergraduate and postgraduate coursework. Read more about Macquarie University programs here.
La Trobe Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students: Targeted toward exceptional international students from all countries and available for both undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs, these non-renewable awards offer up to two semesters worth of tuition funding. Read more about La Trobe University here.
University of Newcastle Postgraduate Research Scholarships: Funded by the school’s Research Division, these scholarships offer tuition fees, a living allowance and health care coverage for a duration of two years for Master’s students and three years for Ph.D. candidates.
University of Western Australia for International Research Fees (SIRF): Aimed to attract the premiere international postgraduate students in an effort to support Australia’s research endeavors, these scholarships cover up to four years of tuition fees and health coverage. Read more about the University of Western Australia (Faculty of Science, Faculty of Arts, Business School)
ARSA Travel Scholarships for Commonwealth Citizens: A product of the Association of Rhodes Scholars in Australia, this fund provides assistance up to $20,000 for one international student; it encourages encourages recipients to visit other Australian institutions and scholars by providing coverage for traveling expenses.