Top Scholarship In Australia For International Students

Top Scholarship In Australia For International Students

Australian government and many Australian institutions offers a number of scholarship and grants to financially support international students. The scholarships for international students are more merit based, but in some cases, scholarships also covers both tuition waiver and living expenses.

Some major scholarships available for international students are below:

Australia Awards Scholarships:

Formerly known as Australia Development Scholarships (ADS), Australia Awards Scholarships is one of top scholarship that covers:

  • Full tuition fees,
  • Return air travel,
  • Establishment allowance,
  • Contribution to living expenses (CLE),
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)

It is a long term development awards administered by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade especially designed for students from developing countries, especially countries that are located in the Indo-Pacific region for post-graduate and undergraduate programs.

Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship Awards:

If students are willing to take post graduate courses for Masters or Phd level at Australian universities, they can apply for Endeavour post graduate scholarship awards. This scholarship includes:

  • Tution fees,
  • Travel allowance
  • Establishment allowance
  • Monthly stipend
  • Health and Travel insurance

International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)

If students are willing to take post graduate research qualification in Australia, IPRS is available for two years for a Master Degree by research degree or three years for a Phd in research degree. This scholarship includes:

  • Tution fees,
  • Health cover cost

Australian University Scholarship

Some Australian university offers scholarship for international students on different basis:

Edith Cowan Scholarship: They offer early acceptance scholarship to international students from selected countries.

RMIT University: They offer variety of research, science and engineering based scholarships for undergraduates.

The University of Sydney: University of Sydney International Research Scholarship (USydIS) is for the applicants who are eligible to undertake a postgraduate Master’s degree for research programs at this university This scholarship will cover:

  • Tution fees,
  • Living allowance for three years with a possibility of one semester’s extension for PhD students.

Deakin College: They provide Merit based Scholarships.

Macquarie University International Scholarships: The Macquarie University Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship is provided to the candidate who are eligible to undertake a postgraduate or undergraduate degree at Macquarie University. The scholarship covers partial tuition fees for outstanding selective students.

University of Melbourne Graduate Research Scholarships: This Scholarship was established by University of Melbourne and  is provided to outstanding and higher achiever international students. The scholarship includes:

  • Tution fees,
  • Living allowance
  • Relocation grant

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