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What are the Scholarships provided by Australian Government to International Students ?

There are a number of scholarships, and grants which can help you support yourself financially along with your studies in Australia. These scholarships are mainly offered by the Australian Government, education institutions, and a number of other public and private organisations.

Here we have the information about the scholarships and the grants which are provided by the Australian Government itself to the International Students in order to support their Studies in Australia and live a good live as well.

Here is information about some of the major scholarships programs available for international students:

Australia Awards

The Australia Awards aims to promote the knowledge, education links, and the enduring ties between Australia and it’s neighbours through Australia’s extensive scholarship programs. This program brings together scholarships offered by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFAT), the Department of Education and the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)  in order to make a com Australia Awards and Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships.

International Postgraduate Research Scholarships

The International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) program mainly focuses on improving the quality of Australian research. If you already have a graduate qualification, an IPRS scholarship lets you study in Australia with some of the best researchers in your field. This scholarship helps you to excel and find the unexplored domains of your key interest. The aim of this scholarship is also to enhance the knowledge level of a student and create a group of researchers who having uniqueness in them are working for the same exploration in their key fields of studies and research. You can read more about these scholarships at the Department of Education website.

Australia APEC Women in Research Fellowship

The Australia APEC Women in Research Fellowships are open to high-achieving female researchers from APEC economies for research opportunities in partnership with Australian education and research institutions. The fellowships aim to support women’s economic empowerment in the APEC region and raise the profile of female role models in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. This scholarship focuses on Women to support and increase the quality & quantity of women in every field.  Australia APEC Women in Research Fellowship.

These were some of the Scholarships and grants provided by the Australian Government. But there are many other types of scholarships and grants which are available in Australia for International Students and they are either by the universities or education institutes you apply to study or some other private or public organisations working to help students get a good education abroad.