Applications are accepted from applicants who meet the strict eligibility criteria. People with disability, individuals from rural areas and other marginalised groups are encouraged to apply.
Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships commencing in 2025 will close on 30 April 2024.
Australia Awards applicants must meet all eligibility requirements detailed in the Australia Awards Scholarships Policy Handbook, available at: dfat.gov.au/about-us/publications/Pages/australia-awards-scholarships-policy-handbook.aspx
In addition to the eligibility requirements, candidates from Mongolia must also meet the following country-specific conditions:
Applicants two-years’ continuous work requirement should be counted from the date of graduation of full-time Bachelor’s or Master’s course and backed up by certified Social Insurance monthly payments. Voluntary Social Insurance payments will not be accepted as verification of employment duration.
Applicants who have obtained a Master’s qualification funded from Mongolian-bilateral government scholarship schemes cannot apply for an Australia Award Scholarship.
Applicants who have accepted a Master’s qualification funded by Mongolian-bilateral government scholarship schemes during the interview round will no longer be eligible to be considered for an Australia Award scholarship.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to provide answers to all questions in the online application form to ensure completeness of understanding and compliance. Submitting the online application form means applicants declare they have read and are complying with the Scholarships Handbook and that the contents of their application are true and correct.