Get a scholarship to study in Australia

You can get a scholarship to cover your fees and costs to study in Australia.

If you get a scholarship you will also need to get a student visa.

Scholarships for people from a developing country

You can get a scholarship to learn new skills you can apply to help develop your home country.

This is part of the Australia Awards Scholarships program.

What you can study

You can do undergraduate or postgraduate study. You can also study at selected Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.

Who can apply

You must be a citizen of and living in one of the Australia Awards participating countries.

You can’t be a permanent Australian resident or citizen. You can’t be applying for residency or citizenship.

What you can get

The scholarship includes the following benefits:

  • your full tuition fees covered
  • return air travel
  • an allowance to get set up in Australia
  • money to cover your living expenses.

You must return to your home country for at least two years after your scholarship.

Find out more about Australia Awards Scholarships

Read more about Australia Awards Scholarships.

If you want to postgraduate research

You can also get funding under the Research Training Program.

Updated 3 April 2019


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