Organisation: Australian Government
- Eligibility criteria:
In addition to the eligibility requirements, candidates from the Philippines must also meet the following conditions:
– a resident of the Philippines for at least 12 months
– has at least two years’ cumulative work experience
– not hold another scholarship
– master’s degree holder (for Ph.D. applicants)
- Type of funding: Scholarship
- Target country: Philippines
- Application language: English
The Australia Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is inviting applications for the Australia Awards Scholarship in the Philippines. The Australia Awards scholarships are prestigious international awards offered by the Australian Government to the next generation of global leaders for development. Through study and research, recipients develop the skills and knowledge to drive change and help build enduring people-to-people links with Australia.
Australia’s international development assistance in the Philippines helps promote prosperity, reduce poverty, and enhance political stability. Applicants are assessed on their professional and personal qualities, academic competence, and, most importantly, their potential to impact development challenges in the Philippines. There are severeal priority fields of study, including: Governance and Public Policy, including Civil Society, Media, and Foreign Relations.
Scholarship recipients will receive the following:return air travel, a one-off establishment allowance on arrival, full tuition fees, contribution to living expenses, introductory academic program, overseas student health cover for the duration of the scholarship, supplementary academic support, fieldwork allowance for research students and masters by coursework which has a compulsory fieldwork component.
See here to learn more and apply.