Australia is now one of the hottest and happening places for students. Australia is really a place where the students actually want to be. But studying in Australia can be expensive too. Scholarship can make the dream come true. A host of scholarships are being offered here.
Flinders International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (FIPRS)
This is available for Masters and PhD degree. The deadline is August 14, 2017 for it and the session will start in 2017. This scholarship is awarded for full time advanced level research and it is awarded for 2 years. Foreign students apart from New Zeeland can try for this. Along with the tuition fees the award takes into account an allowance for living worth $ 25849. To be eligible for the award, students have to pass the entry examinations for the respective University. The student is supposed to carry on his studies with academic excellence. The student should be good at English and should not hold a similar research degree.
The University of Western Australia International Postgraduate Research Scholarships
This is an annual scholarship and the timeline for this varies from March 31 to August 31 2017. Like in previous case the international students are invited except students from New Zeeland. Successful candidates should be given full living award. The value of the combined scholarship is $ 29000 annually. The student should be a full time one with higher research orientation. The student should not be a recipient of another such award. The duration of the scholarship is maximum 12 months.
University of Newcastle International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (UNIPRS)
Again it is an annual scholarship with a deadline at August 31, 2017. It is offered for master’s and doctoral degree. The host institution is University of New Castle. Apart from the tuition fees and living allowance it also covers the health insurance of the overseas students. The numbers of grants are limited and are dependent on budget availability. A part funded, supervisor’s guide is also available from the host university. To be eligible for the study, the student has to pass English test and GPA has to be at least 5.25 out of 7 in the last 2 academic years. The student has to be from a honours course or similar. Research orientation and research work experience is required.
La Trobe Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students
La Trobe’s Academic Excellence Scholarships (AES) award is for Bachelors and Masters Degree. The timeline for the award is September 11 to November 13, 2017. As the name suggests, the host institution is La Tobe University. The value of the scholarship will vary between $ 1000 and $2000. It covers the tuition fees and applicable for the two semesters spread over 12 months. To get this award one has to score 85% in the preceding examinations. One can only apply for the scholarship after getting admission offer from the University. The student also has to cross English and academic barrier.