Australia Awards Scholarships 2024 and the application procedure

Australia Awards Scholarships(AAS)for study commencing in 2025 About Australia Awards Scholarships Australia Awards Scholarships (AAS) are a set of long-term programs sponsored by the Australian Government's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT). The primary objective of these scholarships is to support the development needs of Australia's partner countries, in line with bilateral and regional agreements. This award program provides full-time undergraduate or postgraduate study opportunities for future global leaders from developing countries, particularly those located in the Indo-Pacific region, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions. The study and research opportunities provided by Australia Awards Scholarships aim to develop individuals' skills and knowledge to drive change and contribute to their countries' development. In a nutshell, the Aus

ANU HDR Fee Merit Scholarships 2023-2024

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About ANU Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Fee Merit Scholarship

The ANU  HDR Fee Merit Scholarship is a great opportunity offered each year by the  Australian National University to support high-achieving international HDR students who are conducting research that aligns with the strategic directions of the University. This is being supported currently by he ANU University Research Scholarship

Scholarship Benefits and Value 

This is a fully funded scholarship opportunity accompanied by other international student supports:

  • Covers full tuition fees 
  • Covers full Overseas Health Cover (OSHC), including family 
  • Field of study: Open to any
  • Study level: Masters/PhD (HRD)
  • Application deadline: Opens in Rounds(Current deadline, 31 August for Rd 1)
  • Selection is merit base

Two rounds are open annually for this scholarship. Round 1, deadline on 31 August, and Round 2, deadline of 15 April annually. International students are encouraged to apply for admission by either 15 April or 31 August every year. 

    General study areas or courses of interest include :
    •  Arts & Social Sciences, 
    • Asia & the Pacific, 
    • Business & Economics, 
    • Engineering & Computer Science, 
    • Health & Medicine,
    •  Law, 
    • Science
    Also apply for  this CQU Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarships 2023-24(fully funded MSc/PhD positions)

    Eligibility Criteria for the  ANU  HDR Fee Merit Scholarship

    To be eligible for this scholarship you must be a prospective or continuing student who is :

    • is an international student enrolling in an accredited HDR course of study at the University; and
    • has also been awarded an ANU University Research Scholarship; and
    • has achieved a minimum of H1 or H1 equivalent in their prior studies
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    How to apply for the ANU  HDR Fee Merit Scholarship

    Good news! No application is required for this scholarship. You are automatically considered once you gain admission. While applying for admissions, you must indicate your interest in this scholarship in the provided space on the admission forms. 

    Applicants can submit their applications online via ANU Programs & Courses website.

    Tips- Before submitting an application please make sure you have properly the eligibility criteria for that course, must have gotten approval from a potential supervisor etc

    If you don't know where to start, check our guide on how to find admissions successfully to Australian Universities. 5 tips on how to secure a Postgraduate Admission in an Australian university

    International students are encouraged to contact prospective supervisors to discuss their interests before lodging an application. See our guide on how to email or contact prospective supervisors

    Also apply  for Griffith University scholarships 2023- approximately 600 scholarship offers available for international students

    Who to contact for further information

    For further information on this scholarship please refer to:

    ANU Graduate Research Office

    Visit the University's  Website for further details and to apply

      ANU HDR Supplementary Scholarship is a good supplement to this scholarship

      Pro-tips for research scholarship applications

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      These are just some essential elements that any international student thinking to study abroad must be aware of especially when applying for research degree programs abroad. 
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