Australia Awards Scholarships for study in 2018

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.

Up to 10 Scholarship awards will be available to eligible citizens of Timor-Leste, as follows:


Applications for Scholarships for studies commencing in 2018, will open on 29 November 2016. 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

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.

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