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Australian 2015 Endeavour Scholarships & Fellowships – Now Open



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Australian Awards

Did you know that Canadian students about to study in Australia are eligible to apply for the 2015 round of the Australian Endeavour Awards?

About

The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are the Australian Government’s internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship programme that provides up to $272,500 AUD for study, research or professional development opportunities between Australia and the world. The programme build Australia’s reputation for excellence in education, supports the internationalization of the Australian higher education and research sectors, and offers high-achieving individuals opportunities to increase their knowledge and expertise in their field.

The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships form part of the Australia Awards initiative established in 2009, which brings together under one banner scholarships offered by the Department of Education (the Department), Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research.

Applicants

The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships offer support to non-Australians to undertake study, research or professional development in Australia.

All recipients will receive:

  • $3,000 travel allowance (Provision to pay up to $4,500 under special circumstances)
  • $2,000 (for fellowships) or $4,000 (for scholarships) establishment allowance
  • $3,000 monthly stipend (paid up to the maximum programme duration on a pro-rata basis)
  • tuition fees as shown in the tables below, paid up to the maximum study/research duration on a pro-rata basis. Tuition includes student service and amenities fees
  • other payments as shown in the table below
  • health insurance for the full programme duration (OSHC for non-Australians)
  • travel insurance (excluding during programme for non-Australians)

What the programme offers

As a scholarship or fellowship recipient, you will gain invaluable international experience in study, research or professional development. The Department has engaged a contractor to provide post-selection support services to all recipients including: a dedicated case manager; pre-departure briefings; provision of advice on health; travel insurance; accommodation; security; payment of allowances; and reporting to the Department on the recipient’s progress.

http://orau.org/endeavourscholarships/default.htm

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Contact KOM Consultants for more information on applying for the Australian Endeavour Scholarship. 

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Read about Grant Hoole. 2012 Endeavour Research Fellowship Recipient

“Canadians and Australians can learn from each
other’s experiences with commissions of inquiry,
and adopt best practices grounded in mutual
commitments to the rule of law.”