About "Australia Endeavour Scholarships"This Scholarship programme is an Internationally available, competitive and merit-based funding programme supported by Australian Government. This programme includes around AUD$272,500 for different academic purposes including study, research projects and further professional development opportunities in Australia.
This programme keeps Australia in top position among countries providing and even funding international education. It supports research sectors by providing excellent opportunities for deserving candidates to enhance their knowledge in their own field.
The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships is a part of total Australian Awards initiative taken in the year 2009 and makes a complete banner as scholarships offered/funded by the Department of Education, the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research and Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
For complete details on the procedure for applying to universities, obtaining VISA, scholarships, etc. you can check out our detailed guide for Studying in Australia.
Details about Scholarship and FellowshipThese Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are targeted to support non-Australian students mainly in the field of Research and their professional development.
Funding details are as mentioned below
Special advantage in this programmeThere are many other scholarship and fellowship program supporting international education but still, this programme has some other benefits associated to attract students. The scholarship holder will have an excellent international study experience which includes research and professional improvements.
Apart from this, they have a separate department on contract basis which provides post-selection support to the selected candidates.
Their team includes a case manager, a person to give pre-departure briefings, a person to help in understanding about health and travel insurances. They also support students for security, accommodation, reporting to the registered department and payment of allowances.
By providing such supporting services, they make students feels comfortable even in another unknown country.
Australian Programmes and their detailsBelow mentioned is the list of programmes available under this scholarship and fellowship and their details-
Postgraduate and Postdoctoral programmes and Scholarships/Fellowships details
Programme- Australian Master's or PhD
Duration- It is up to 2 years for a Master's and up to 4 years for a PhD or Research based programmes
Tuition allowance- It is up to $15,000 per semester
Total Value $AUD- The maximum allowed allowance is $272,500 for PhD and $140,500 for Master's courses.
Programme- It includes short-term research programmes for non-Australian Master's degree, Ph.D. or postdoctoral research.
Duration- As its name denotes, it is having a short duration of 4 - 6 months.
Tuition allowance- It is not available for this category.
Total Value $AUD- Around $24,500 is allowed as allowance.
Vocational Education and Training Scholarships
Programme- All kind of Australian Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degrees are included in this category.
Duration- 1- 2.5 years.
Tuition allowance- It is allowed up to ?$6,500 per semester
Total Value $AUD- Up to $131,000.
Programme- Professional Development.
Duration- It is again having the short duration of around 1 - 4 months.
Tuition allowance- It is not available for this kind of courses.
Total Value $AUD- The total allowed allowance is Up to $18,500.