Australia Awards Scholarship for Study in Australia (fully Funded) 2024/2025

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Australia Awards Scholarship for Study in Australia (fully Funded) 2024/2025 | How to Apply

Australia Awards Scholarship for Study in Australia (Fully Funded) 2024/2025 – Online Application Now Open!

Embark on a transformative educational journey with the Australia Awards Scholarship for Study in Australia (Fully Funded) for the academic session of 2024. This prestigious scholarship, offered by the Australian Government, is designed to empower the next generation of global leaders in developing countries.


Key Information:

  • Application Period: Now open for the 2025 Australia Awards Scholarships.
  • Priority Areas of Study for Eligible African Countries:
    • Climate Change
    • Agriculture and Food Security
    • Mining and Energy
    • Foreign Policy and International Security
    • Gender, Disability, and Social Inclusion

Level of Study: Australia Awards scholarships provide citizens of eligible African countries with the opportunity to pursue a Master’s qualification at an Australian tertiary institution. Awards will commence in 2025.


Eligibility Requirements: In addition to general eligibility criteria, candidates from eligible African countries must:

  • Be a minimum of 25 years old by February 1, 2025.
  • Possess a minimum of 5 years of post-graduate work experience in a field relevant to their chosen area of study.
  • Be citizens of Algeria, Benin, Botswana, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, or Zimbabwe.
  • Reside in and apply for the scholarship from their country of citizenship, unless working for an African Regional Organisation or on a diplomatic mission for their home country.
  • Not currently hold or be pursuing a Master’s degree or equivalent.
  • Hold an undergraduate degree equivalent to an Australian undergraduate degree.
  • Have not previously received a long-term Australia Award.
  • Meet the minimum English language proficiency requirement (IELTS 6.5 with no band less than 6.0, TOEFL iBT 84, PTE Academic 58 with no communicative skill score less than 50). Scores must be valid on January 1, 2025, excluding candidates educated in English if their first language is English.

Application Benefits: Australia Awards scholars will enjoy:

  • Return air travel
  • One-off establishment allowance on arrival
  • Full tuition fees
  • Contribution to living expenses
  • Introductory academic program
  • Overseas student health cover for the scholarship duration
  • Supplementary academic support
  • Fieldwork allowance for research students and master by coursework with compulsory fieldwork.

Application Dates: For study commencing in Australia in 2025:

  • Opening date: February 1, 2024
  • Closing date: April 30, 2024 (11:59 PM AEST)
  • Applications and supporting documents received after the closing date will not be considered.

How to Apply: Visit the official website of Australia Awards Scholarship for Study in Australia (Fully Funded) for the application form and detailed program information at

Don’t miss this opportunity to shape your future and contribute to positive change. Apply now and be part of a community dedicated to building enduring people-to-people links with Australia!

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