Australia Awards

The University of Adelaide welcomes students sponsored by the Australian Government under the Australia Awards Scholarships scheme to undertake studies in a variety of areas.

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The Australia Awards Scholarships program provides opportunities for candidates from a wide range of countries to undertake postgraduate study in Australia (undergraduate study is also funded in a limited number of countries). The program aims to strengthen the human resource capacity of partner countries in agreed priority areas by providing scholarships to develop the skills and knowledge of individuals to drive change and contribute to development outcomes in their home countries.

More information on the Australia Awards, including the application process, can be found at the Australia Awards website.

Support services for scholars

Students studying at the University of Adelaide on an Austarlia Award are provided with advice and assistance by the International Sponsored Student Advisor located in International Student Support.

Programs of study

The University of Adelaide offers a variety of programs relating to the priority areas identified by the Australia Awards in different regions. Please refer to Degree Finder for further information on programs available at the University of Adelaide.

Application information

Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships are received by Australian embassies or offices contracted to administer the scholarships on behalf of DFAT in a number of different countries. Please visit the Australia Awards  website for further information regarding the application process in your region.

If you require further information about the application process for an Australia Award, please contact the relevant office in your home country or region. Contact details and application closing dates can be found on the Australia Awards website.

Contact information

If you require information about the University of Adelaide (for example, about a program of study), please complete the enquiry form.

Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships

The Australia Awards–Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are the Australian Government’s competitive, merit-based scholarships and fellowships providing opportunities for Australians to undertake study, research or professional development overseas and for overseas citizens to do the same in Australia.

More information on the Australia Awards, including the application process, can be found at the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships  website