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Applications Open for ‘Australia Awards Scholarship’


Kathmandu, January19, 2019: Australia Awards Scholarships is offering an opportunity to emerging Nepalese leaders to carry on full-time postgraduate study in Australia in their priority fields which is related to Nepal’s development. Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships are open between 1 February and 30 April each year where only Nepali candidates can apply. The application from Nepalese people strictly meeting the eligibility criteria are accepted. Encouragement for the application goes to women, people with disability and people from traditionally-marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Application for Short Courses
Australia Awards Short Courses are an opportunity which offers to undertake short-term training and professional development. The application for Short Courses are not advertised yet. Short Courses, when available for application, will be advertised on this website.The eligibility for each Short Course will differ from one course to another since it is designed with particular objectives in mind. Applicants should be careful regarding the eligibility before applying. Encouragement for the application is given to women, people with disability and people from traditionally-marginalized groups. 

Addressing key development challenges for Nepal and the South Asia region are it’s focused area. Short Courses may be delivered in Australia, in Nepal or across both locations.

Australia’s international development assistance to Nepal helps to promote prosperity, reduce poverty and enhance political stability in the country Furthermore, it aims to develop capacity and leadership skills so that individuals can contribute to development in Nepal and build people-to-people linkages between Nepal and Australia.

For more information: australiaawardsnepal.org/get-ready-to-apply/