Australia Master’s Scholarship or Short Course Awards 2021 Application Form is out register here to apply online. This is to inform you about the 2021 Australia Master’s Scholarship/Short Course Awards for African Nations. Application form has been released. Download Application Form here.
This post will help you to apply for 2021 Australia Master’s Scholarship or Short Course Awards for African Nations; here I will list out all requirements for a successful Application.
Quick Fact: Africa is the cornerstone of the Australian Government’s development assistance program for Africa. It provides access to postgraduate education, training and professional development opportunities for suitably qualified Africans from eligible countries. On their return to the workplace, Australia Awards Alumni are expected to contribute to the development of their home countries.
The main Purpose/objective of the Awards is to provide high quality education and training to talented Africans who will be in a position, on their return home, to make an important contribution to national or regional development.
Currently Australia Awards Scholarships are being offered at Master degree level and Short Course Awards.
Awards offered by Australia for African Nations include:
Australian Awards Scholarships, to undertake higher degree studies in Australia at Masters Level
Australia Awards Short Courses, to undertake short-term, targeted professional training courses, in Australia and/or in Africa, in a range of development-focused sectors.
Application Requirements/Qualifications for 2021 Australia Master’s Scholarship/ Short Course Awards for African Nations
To be considered for a Master’s Scholarship or Short Course Award, applicants must meet their country’s eligibility requirements first.
- Citizens of any eligible African country
- Minimum academic requirement: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
- Mid-level to senior-level professional, currently employed in a relevant field
- For Australia Awards Short Courses, applicants must be at least 25 years and not older than 55 years by 30 June 2021.
- For Australia Awards Scholarships, applicants must be at least 25 years and not older than 52 years at the date of application.
- Meet relevant post-graduate work experience requirements
- Demonstrate a clear vision of how the knowledge gained through the scholarship will be used to improve policy, practice or reform in their home country
- Satisfactory English proficiency to enable full participation in a training course delivered in English
- Satisfy all requirements of the Australian Government for the appropriate student visa (subclass 500)
How to apply for 2021 Australia Master’s Scholarship or Short Course Awards for African Nations
- Choose country and award type
- View course eligibility criteria
- Begin online application
Australia Master’s Scholarship Application Form Link Portal
The Application Link Portal is https://www.australiaawardsafrica.org/awards/apply/