Australia’s Top 10 Scholarships for International Students
The Australian government and Australian universities offer a large number of scholarships for foreign students who wish to study in Australia. montyviral lists the best Australian scholarships for foreign students.
1. Australia awards scholarships
Australia Awards Scholarships, formerly Australian Development Scholarships (ADS), are long-term development scholarships administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. They offer nationals from developing countries, particularly from the Indo-Pacific region, the opportunity to undertake full-time undergraduate or postgraduate studies at participating Australian universities and technical and higher education institutions (TAFEs). Scholarship benefits generally include: full tuition, round-trip airfare, facility allowance, living expenses contribution (CLE), foreign student health coverage (OSHC), etc. More details
2. Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarships
Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarships provide full financial support to international students who wish to pursue graduate studies at the master’s or doctoral level, either by taking courses or by conducting research in any field of study in Australia. Scholarships include tuition fees, travel allowance, establishment allowance, monthly allowance, and health and travel insurance. for more details.
3. International Postdoctoral Fellowships (IPRS)
The IPRS program allows international students to undertake postgraduate studies in Australia and gain experience with leading Australian researchers. Awards are available for a period of two years for a Master’s degree per research degree or three years for a Doctorate per research degree. The scholarship covers tuition and health costs.for more details.
4. International Research Fellowships from the University of Sydney
The University of Sydney invites applicants who are eligible to undertake a postdoctoral or master’s research program at the University of Sydney to apply for an International Research Fellowship from the University of Sydney (USydIS). USydIS will cover tuition and living allowance for a maximum period of three years, with the possibility of a one-semester extension for doctoral students.for more details.
5. Macquarie University International Fellowships
The Macquarie University Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship offers a partial tuition scholarship to outstanding students who wish to pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree at Macquarie University’s North Ryde campus. The amount of the scholarship varies up to AUD$10,000.for more details.
6. Adelaide Scholarships International
The University of Adelaide offers the Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) programme to attract high quality international postgraduate students in the research fields of the University of Adelaide to support its research efforts. Scholarships include tuition fees, annual living allowance and health insurance.for more details.
7. Flinders International Postgraduate Scholarships
Flinders International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (FIPRS) are awarded to candidates who are duly qualified to pursue full-time graduate research studies at Flinders University – up to two years for a Master of Research and up to three years for a Doctor of Research. The scholarship covers tuition, living allowance, settlement allowance, resettlement expenses and airfare.for more details.
8. University of Melbourne Graduate Research Fellowships
The Graduate Research Scholarship was created by the University of Melbourne and is awarded to top national and international research students. Scholarship benefits include tuition waiver, living allowance, resettlement grant and health coverage for international students.for more details.