Level of study
Australia Awards scholarships provide citizens of Timor-Leste with the opportunity to obtain a qualification at an Australian tertiary institution.
Awards will be offered for commencement in 2020 at the following levels:
* Bachelor Degree
* Postgraduate Certificate (Permanent Public Servants only)
*Postgraduate Diploma (Permanent Public Servants only)
* Masters Degree
At the undergraduate level, areas of study are restricted to courses in economics, nutrition and social inclusion . Except in the case of applicants living with a disability.
For persons with a disability:
* Any level of study including Diploma and Advanced Diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate.
Australia Awards Scholarships for study in 2020
Australia Awards Scholarships are for higher education studies in Australia, for qualifications in one of the priority fields of study as identified by the Governments of Timor-Leste and Australia.
Scholarship awards will be available to eligible citizens of Timor-Leste including at least one award to an applicant with a permanent disability for diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate study. For more information on where you can study for a diploma in Australia please click here
Applications for Scholarships for studies commencing in 2021, will open on 1 February 2020. To find more information on eligibility criteria and the application process please check am I eligible? and How to apply.
Australia Awards Fellowships
Australia Awards Fellowships are managed from Canberra, Australia. Fellowships are designed to complement individual bilateral country programs by offering flexible placements which address current and emerging needs at the country, sub-regional and regional levels.
Australian organisations apply for funding to host and support Timorese on Australia Award Fellowships. For more details visit http://aid.dfat.gov.au/australia-awards/pages/fellowships.aspx.
Note that Australian organisations need to submit Fellowship proposals – Individuals are not eligible to apply. However, Timorese citizens and institutions having links with Australia should encourage and assist the Australian organisations to apply for a Fellowship.
To learn more about other supplementary awards [Click Here]
"Scholarship awards are available to eligible citizens of Timor-Leste including at least one award to an applicant living with a permanent disability for diploma, undergraduate or postgraduate study."