Australia Awards Africa Scholarship program 2023

Australia Awards Africa Scholarship program

The Australia Awards Africa Scholarship program combines Masters, Fellowships and Short Course opportunities to build skills and capabilities in key sectors, thereby contributing to social and economic development outcomes for African nations and the Sustainable Development Goals.

  • Category: Master
  • Amount/value: Varies
  • Location: Australia
  • Application deadline: 1 May 2023


To be considered for the Australia Awards Africa Scholarship 2023, applicants must meet the following requirements:

    • Applicants must be Africans who are passionate about advancing their educational career.
    • Applicants must have obtained relevant bachelor’s degree from recognized institution of higher learning.
    • Applicants must demonstrate academic competence.
    • Must show the potential to contribute to the development outcomes in eligible countries of Africa.
    • Must possess professional and personal leadership attributes including relevant work experience.


  • Return air travel
  • A one-off establishment allowance on arrival
  • Full tuition fees
  • Contribution to living expenses
  • Introductory academic program
  • Overseas student health cover for the duration of the scholarship
  • Supplementary academic support
  • Fieldwork allowance for research students and masters by coursework which has a compulsory fieldwork component


Go to Australia Awards Fellowships & Professional Development on to apply!Applications must be lodged online through the Online Australia Scholarships Information System (OASIS) by 11.59PM AEST on 29 April 2023. You will need to register and establish your eligibility before submitting your application. Applications and/or supporting documents received after the closing date will not be considered.

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