Australia Awards

Australia Awards are prestigious international scholarships and fellowships funded by the Australian Government offering the next generation of global leaders an opportunity to undertake study, research and professional development.


Australia Awards scholar, Rafael Beni is setting his sights on a leadership position to ensure that he is able to implement the changes he would like to see in his country.
"Before coming to Australia I was unsure of my direction because in Timor-Leste, we mostly work just to feed our family"heading fold
Now in the final year of her Bachelor of Environmental Science and Business Law double degree, Maria do Ceu Rosales is on the verge of realising her lifelong dream - turning her passion for nature into a career.
Maria do Ceu Rosales has a passion for conserving the environmentheading fold
More than 1300 Awardees from 60 different countries attended prestigious 2016 Australia Awards mid-year Welcome and Farewell events across Australia in June and July.
Australia Awards scholars with former DFAT Secretary Peter Varghese at the Canberra event.heading fold
When Indonesian health worker Sinndy Maria (Ndit) applied last November to attend an Australia Awards short course on malaria prevention, she thought she'd missed out.  But then good news came in an email from Australia Awards Indonesia...
Learning and having a good time… Indonesian medical professionals at the Australia Awards malaria prevention course heading fold
Pacific Islands women gender specialists, including Australia Awards scholars and alumnae, are urged to apply for places on a new Australian Government-funded 'Pacific Women' Gender Panel. Applications close on Sunday 31 July.
PNG women executives Beatrice Mahuru and Lydia Sirigoi at a Women on Boards training workshop in Port Moresby. heading fold
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Last updated: January 15, 2016