Education Desk
30 Apr 2019
Scholarship Provider
Australian Government
Study in
Course starts
Brief description
Australia Awards Scholarships, formerly known as Australian Development Scholarships (ADS), provide opportunities for people from developing countries, particularly those countries located in the Indo-Pacific region, to undertake full time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.
Host Institution(s)
Any of the Participating Australian Institutions
Level of study
Bachelors/Masters/PhD Degrees that are related to your country’s priority areas for development.
Australia Awards are not available for training in areas related to flying aircraft, nuclear technology or military training.
Number of Scholarships
Not specified.
Target group
Citizens of one of the participating countries in Asia, Pacific, Africa, and the Middle East.
Scholarship value
The scholarship benefits generally include: full tuition fees, return air travel, establishment allowance, contribution to living expenses (CLE), Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), Introductory Academic Program (IAP), Pre-course English (PCE) fees, etc.
The scholarships 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.