• Hannah Phillips

Australia Awards 2018

On Thursday Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop announced the Australian Government will provide more than 3,700 Australia Awards Scholarships and Fellowships in 2018 to emerging leaders from 40 countries in Asia, the Pacific, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, to study in Australia and the Pacific.

The Government will contribute $320 million from our aid program to the Australia Awards in 2018, funding 1,272 Scholarships for study at Australian institutions and 94 Fellowship grants involving 1,136 fellows across 48 Australian host organizations.

Australian hosts include government agencies, universities, research centers, national sports organizations, NGOs and industry bodies.

The 2018 Australia Awards program will also provide funding for 950 Australia Awards short courses and 345 scholarships for study at universities in the Pacific.

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