Call for Applications: Australian Awards Scholarship 2021


Deadline: 30 April 2020


Australian Government has announced the Australian Award (AAS Scholarship) for the academic year 2021 for all international students. International students are being offered fully funded Australian Award Scholarships if they get successful in getting enrolled in an Australian University under this scholarship program. There benefits, eligibility criteria and application process of the Australian Awards Scholarship: is completely explained in this article.

The government of Australia announces the Australian Awards Scholarship every year to attract international students. It has also announced the admission in Australian colleges and universities under this scholarship program in 2021. All the international students who intend to study in Australia are encouraged to apply online for this scholarship program. Here, it is pertinent to mention that international students are attracted by the standards of education in this country.

If you are interested to continue your studies in Australia, you can take advantage of the Australian Awards Scholarship program. This program will help you take admission in prestigious Australian universities to complete your Masters and play an important role in the progress of your home country. Australian government education department offers this scholarship for overseas students.


Following are the advantages that the Australian Award scholarship program offers to the winners:

  • Full tuition fee is waived off for scholarship winners and they are awarded complimentary accommodation as well.
  • An economy class direct flight airfare is also provided to the overseas students.
  • All the medical expenses are also covered under this scholarship.
  • AUD 5000 subsidy once during the study tenure.


Following are some of the steps to fill the application form to be eligible for the Australian scholarship:

  • Because this Australian scholarship is awarded to international students, you will have to look for your country name in the list of countries provided by the Australian Awards Council. You are not eligible to apply for the scholarship if the name of your country is not on the list.
  • Unlike many European Scholarship programs, you do not have to submit acceptance letters from your professors or degree-awarding institution. Instead, you can research and take admission in any of the universities in the subject of your choice.
  • You can find the list of universities here and chose one of these to get admission.
  • You can also search for the course of your choice and then the universities offering that course. If you want to search for the course of your choice, you can find it in the list.
  • Australian Awards Scholarship is awarded to those international students who qualify for the English Proficiency Test. The following are some of the testing exams. A student passing any of these tests can get admission under this scholarship program.

–At least 2 years old IELTS certification with a minimum achievement of band 6.5

–Minimum 580 score in TOEFL written test.

  • A sophisticated online application portal has been launched by the Australian Scholarship Council to facilitate the international students. Clicking the link below will open the application form for you.

Usually, the deadline for applying to this scholarship is the 30th June. However, the deadline may change due to unexpected circumstances.

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