Australia Awards Scholarships 2023-2024 : Those students who are interested to study in the Australian Universities, can apply for Australia Awards Scholarships Program. the Government of Australia has invited these opportunities for financially weak students with a passion for studies.
Australia scholarship awards are long-term awards administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The aim of the Australian scholarships is to provide to Australia’s partner countries’ development through bilateral and regional agreements.
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Australia Awards Scholarship 2023-2024 : Overview
|Scholarship Name||Australia Awards Scholarships 2023|
|Administered By||Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australian Government|
|Scholarship Status||Active Now|
|Apply Start Date||01 February 2023|
|Scholarships Deadline||01 May 2023|
Australia Award Scholarship conditions
Applicants who want to accept an Australia Awards Scholarship will have to sign a contract with the Commonwealth of Australia declaring that they will comply with the conditions of the scholarship.
Scholars are required to leave Australia for a minimum of two years after completing their scholarship. Failure to do so will result in the scholar incurring a debt for the total accrued cost of their scholarship.
Participating countries for Australia Awards Scholarships
The list of countries that are eligible for Australia Awards Scholarships, and country-specific eligibility criteria
- Sri Lanka
- Federated States of Micronesia
- Marshall Islands
- Papua New Guinea
- Solomon Islands
- Wallis and Futuna
Degree Levels for Australia Award Scholarship
- Undergraduate Degree Program
- Master’s Degree Program
Benefits of Australia Awards Scholarships 2023-2024
The Australia Awards Scholarship 2023 is a full scholarship program. It will provide:
- Full tuition fee.
- Return air travel in economy class.
- Establishment allowance.
- Contribution to living expenses.
- Introductory program to let you know about living and studying information in Australia.
- Overseas student health coverage.
- Fieldwork support.
- Supplementary academic support.
Eligibility Criteria of Australia Awards Scholarships 2023
- Everyone from the eligible country can apply online for this award
- Your study program must be related to your country’s areas of development.
- Highly intellectual students will be preferred.
- Committed to leaving Australia after the completion of the scholarship.
How to apply for an Australia Awards scholarship 2023
Before you apply:
- Check the opening and closing dates for your country, and select your country of citizenship/residency from the list of participating countries for specific information on eligibility, priority areas and how to apply. See the participating countries page for opening and closing dates.
- If you intend to apply, you must read the Australia Awards Scholarships Policy Handbook. The handbook provides information including general eligibility requirements, selection processes, entitlements and responsibilities. Note that the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade may revise and update the handbook at any time without notice.
- Some countries encourage and allow you to apply online while others require hard-copy applications. See your participating country profile for more information
Go to the Online Australia Scholarships Information System (OASIS). When you register online, you will be required to answer some questions to establish your eligibility. You will then be given a unique registration number, username and password.
You do not need to submit your application immediately. You can set up a draft application form and update it, and your supporting documentation, until the designated closing date as on the relevant participating country profile.
Once submitted, your application cannot be changed. We strongly advise applicants applying online to do so well before the closing date. OASIS experiences peak usage in the days leading up to the closing date and applicants may experience delays.
Refer to the Applicant’s Online User Manual if you need help.
Applying by mail
If you are unable to submit your application online, you can apply by mail. Please check your participating country profile for contact details to obtain a hardcopy application form and any other templates such as referee reports (if applicable).
Completed hard copy application forms and supporting documentation must be submitted by the deadline specified by your country. See the opening and closing dates for each country.
Check your participating country profile to see if your country requires additional supporting documents, such as referee reports (template below).
Australia Awards Scholarships Deadline
The opening date for the 2024 intake for applications is Wednesday, 1 February 2023 and closing Monday, 1 May 2023 11:59pm AEST
|Click Here to Register Online|
|Applicant’s Online User Manual|
|Opening and closing dates for each country|
|Referee report template [PDF 118 KB]|
Referee report template [DOCX 488 KB]
Australia Awards useful links
- Australian Department of Education and Training
- Australian Department of Home Affairs
- Australian embassies and consulates overseas
- Australia Global Alumni
- Tourism Australia
- Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS)
- Future Unlimited – Study in Australia
- Good Universities Guide, Australia
- IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
- QILT – student feedback on higher education Australia
- TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)