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NOW OPEN: USA to Australia Graduate Scholarships

Thursday, August 30, 2018   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Rollette Lusanta
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2018 USA to AUSTRALIA SCHOLARSHIP ROUND OPENING
AMERICAN-AUSTRALIAN GRADUATE EDUCATION FUND
 

Starting September 1, the American Australian Association will accept scholarship applications from American students interested in pursuing graduate level study or post-doctoral research in Australia.

 

Each year, the Association hosts two scholarship rounds which support international study and exchange between our two countries. Scholarships are awarded up to a maximum of US $40,000 for one year.

 

2018 Round 1 – Australia to USA (This round is awarded. Please view 2018 A-U scholar class here)

 

2018 Round 2 – USA to Australia (applications open from September 1 and close October 15, 2018)

 

Graduate Education Scholarships: support full-time study or research in STEM, health and sciences, sustainability and interdisciplinary studies.

Lisa Fox Indigenous Scholarship: supports Native American students to undertake graduate study or research in any disciplinary field.

 

The American Australian Association is committed to advancing and investing in graduate education, to enable our countries’ most valuable resource – human capital – undertake groundbreaking research and unlock creative new solutions to pressing global challenges and help improve the quality of life for all citizens.

 

Through our American-Australian Graduate Education Fund, the Association awards 20-25 graduate and indigenous scholarships each year.  Launched in 2002, our Education Fund is one of the largest sources of privately funded educational scholarships between Australia and the United States with over 300 scholar alumni and US $7.5 million awarded to date. 

                                      

WHO CAN APPLY? 

 

To be eligible for a Graduate Scholarship you must be: 

 

- an American citizen or permanent resident;

- undertaking or about to undertake research or study at graduate level or above;

- accepted or affiliated into an Australian university; and

- plan to undertake a minimum one-year full time research or study.

 

NOTE: Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrable financial need. 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OCTOBER 15th, 11:59PM EST

 

Graduate Education Scholarships proudly supported by 


    
   
 Jennifer Nason & Family  Lisa Fox The Aurora Education Foundation

 


For inquiries, please contact: rollette.lusanta@aaanyc.org  | Tel: 212 338 6860 x 304



   

       
 





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