Australian Scholarships For International Students 2014

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Australian scholarships are scholarships offered by both the government of Australia and some Australian Universities to and for international students wanting to study in Australia.

Below is information about some of the major scholarships available for international students to apply for:

Australian Government Scholarships

1). Australia Awards Scholarships(Australian Development Scholarships)

The Australia Award scholarships provide opportunities for people from developing countries to study full time at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions. It was formally known as the Australian Development Scholarships and is administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade(of Australia). It is open for students who want to pursue undergraduate or postgraduate degrees.

Deadline: view the opening and closing date for 2015

How do I apply? Click here for information on how to apply

Benefits of this scholarship: Full tuition fees. allowance of A$5,000 and more.

Read more about this scholarship.

2). Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships

Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are scholarships provided by the Australian Government that support citizens of the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas to undertake study, research and professional development programmes in Australia and for Australians to undertake these programmes overseas. It is internationally competitive and merit-based.

Deadline: 30 June 2014 at 11:59 pm  (AEST).

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Australian University Scholarships

1). Melbourne International Research Scholarships (MIRS)

The Melbourne International Research Scholarships (MIRS) is funded by University of Melbourne and is given to international students who want to attempt graduate research degree studies at the University of Melbourne. Each faculty has a limited number of awards.

Benefits: $25,392 per annum for living allowance and more.

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2). Sydney Achievers International Scholarships

The Sydney Achievers International Scholarships is meant for academically meritorious, international students commencing at the University the University of Sydney in 2014.

Benefits: A$10,000 each per annum.

Deadline: 13th June 2014.

Read more about this scholarship.


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Giovanni Chinecherem Olakunle Olakunori(commonly known as Giovanni Olakunori) is an aspiring data scientist at heart, business developer and educator with a deep interest in ancient philosophy, healthy living, and developing economies. He’s the founder of LarnEdu, a community that inspires and supports lifelong learning especially in underdeveloped nations. He currently lives in the UK after living in 4 other countries across Europe and Africa. You can read more about him or follow him on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter to see his public posts about how much he loves hot Kenkey and Jolof rice.

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