Are you looking for a chance to get study in an English speaking Country? This Australia Awards Scholarships for All Degrees might be the answer for you. The scholarships covers almost all expenses you need when studying abroad. It is administered by Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and participated by many universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions in Australia, to provide international students especially from Indo-Pacific region to do their undergraduate or postgraduate fulltime study in Australia.
The scholarships, formerly known as Australian Development Scholarships (ADS), provide vast opportunities for international students who come from participating countries to have their study in Australia. You can gain many benefits from Australia Awards Scholarships for All Degrees. Some among others are:
- The scholarships award you a full tuition fees to complete the academic program for necessary period specified by the Australian higher education institution
- The scholarships provide you with establishment allowance which is given once only, to support your accomodation such as material books
- Student health cover which covers your basic medical costs
- The scholarships give contribution to your living expenses
- Visit the official website to see the complete lists of the benefits.
The Commonwealth of Australia requires students who want to get the Australia Awards Scholarships for All Degrees to sign a contract stating that they will comply with the conditions of the Australia Awards Scholarships.
In general, the students who want to apply for the scholarships must have to:
- Be a minimum of 18 years old by the time they submit the application
- Hold a nationality of the participating country. They have to live in the country when they apply for the scholarship.
- Not to hold Autralian or New Zealand citizenship or married to one. For more information on this, please visit the official website.
- Hold a Student Visa. In order to do so, you need to met all the equipments of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.
- Not engaged with other Autralia scholarship program or in the process of applying other scholarships.
The most important is that the students who want to apply for the scholarships need to read all the Handbook of Australia Awards Policy to learn about specific requirements of the scholarships.
Most applications open 1 February 2018. Australia Awards for Africa are already closed.
If you want to apply for the Australia Awards Scholarships for All Degrees, please visit the official website. Kindly check the deadline dates for your country. You will find the list of participating countries. Choose your ccitizenship/residency from the list. You will be directed to the specific information needed of the scholarship based on the citizenship you have chosen. The information given includes the application requirements, priority region for the schplarships, and the scholarship deadline. Note that every participating countries has different deadline, thus the deadline for African countries has been closed. This is an annual scholarship; for 2018 the course of study begins on September and most countries’s deadline is April 30 2018.
Kindly note this scholarship has a lot of detail and specific information that are varied, depend on the participating country. Therefore it is crusial to visitthe official Scholarship Website here to learn more about Australia Awards Scholarships for All Degrees.