Last updated: 03 Feb 2013
The Australian Government and Australian Universities provide a large number of scholarships for international students wanting to study in Australia. scholars4dev.com prepared a list of Australia Scholarships for study at Australian Universities.
Australian Development Scholarship
Australian Development Scholarships (ADS) are scholarships for international students who wants to study in Australian Universities. Australian Development Scholarships are available for vocational education and training courses, undergraduate degrees, postgraduate degrees, and PhD degrees at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.
Australian Leadership Award
The Australian Leadership Awards (ALA) Scholarships are supplementary to the Australian Development Scholarships (ADS). Awardees undertake a Leadership for Development Program which provides opportunities to enhance leadership capacity and extend networks while the Scholars are in Australia.
International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS)
The IPRS program enables international students to undertake a postgraduate research qualification in Australia and gain experience with leading Australian researchers. The scholarships are available for a period of two years for a Masters by research degree or three years for a Doctorate by research degree.
Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship Awards
The Endeavour Postgraduate Awards provide full financial support for international students for 2 to 3.5 years to undertake a postgraduate qualification at a Masters or PhD level either by coursework or research in any field of study in Australia.
Endeavour Executive Awards
The Endeavour Executive Award provides professional development opportunities of (1-4 months) in Australia for high achievers in business, industry, education or government from participating countries.
ALA Fellowships are for short-term study, research, and professional attachment programs in Australia delivered by Australian organizations.
Sydney Achievers International Scholarships
The Sydney Achievers International Scholarships provides new international students who wants to study in University of Sydney in Australia. These prestigious scholarships are aimed at attracting high achieving, academically meritorious, international students to enjoy the ‘Sydney experience’ at one of the finest institutions of higher education in the world.
Also see University of Sydney International Research Scholarships
Macquarie University International Scholarships
Macquarie University International Scholarships (MUIS) are available across most courses to cover international tuition fees for study in an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree at the University.
Melbourne International Research Scholarships
The Melbourne International Research Scholarships (MIRS) is awarded to international students wishing to undertake graduate research degree studies at the University of Melbourne. MIRSs are funded by the University with each faculty having a limited number to award.
University of Adelaide Scholarships for International Students
The University of Adelaide offers the Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) program to attract high quality international postgraduate students to areas of research strength in the University of Adelaide to support its research effort.
La Trobe Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students
La Trobe’s Academic Excellence Scholarships (AES) are targeted towards high achieving international students from all countries across all of La Trobe’s undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs.
University of Newcastle Postgraduate Research Scholarships
The University of Newcastle offers a number of postgraduate research scholarships to support international research candidates. One of these is the University of Newcastle International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (UNIPRS) funded by the Research Division. This scholarship is for Master’s degree or PhD degree by research.
University of Western Australia Research Scholarships
The International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) and the Scholarships for International Research Fees (SIRF) are for suitably qualified international students who wish to undertake the degree of Master by Research or Doctor of Philosophy at The University of Western Australia.
Flinders International Postgraduate Scholarships
Flinders International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (FIPRS) are awarded to suitably qualified applicants to pursue a full-time research higher degree at Flinders University - up to three years for a Research Doctorate degree and up to two years for a Research Masters degree.