NEW DEADLINE: 9th Nov - US to Australia 2012 Applications.
The American Australian Association is currently accepting applications for its US to Australia Fellowship Program. The program offers fellowships of up to AU$30,000 to American researchers or students wishing to undertake advanced research or study in Australia.
Through these Educational Fellowships, the Association encourages intellectual collaboration and innovation, building on the strong social and economic partnerships between Australia and the United States.
Fields of study/research supported by the fellowships:
- Life sciences (particularly in oceanography/marine sciences and stem cell research)
- Geosciences & Mining
In addition, the University of Queensland supports an incoming student conducting advanced post graduate research in any of the above mentioned fields.
- Applicant's research or study must be at graduate or postgraduate level
- Acceptance into an Australian educational institution for full time study
- American citizenship or permanent resident of America
About the Education Fund To date, over 150 Fellows have received awards totaling over US$4 million to pursue studies in critical fields - from key medical research to sustainability - at top institutions in the US and Australian such as MIT, Harvard, Columbia, Australian National University and the Universities of Queensland and Victoria.