The Australian Government is offering prestigious development scholarships to African professionals. Through study and practical experiences, scholars will gain the skills and knowledge to drive economic and social development in their home country.
Australia Awards Scholarships (2017 intake): Master- level study at an Australian University.
Apply by 30 November 2015
Australia Awards Short Courses (2016 intake): Targeted professional development in specialised fields delivered in both Africa and Australia. Apply by 18 December 2015
Priority sectors include: Agriculture and Food Security, Extractives and Public Policy. Priority sectors vary by country. Check your country page on the Australia Awards website.
The application process is open and competitive, providing equal opportunity regardless of gender, ethnicity or disability. The Australian Government strongly encourages applications from women. Mechanisms are in place to support the participation of people with disability.
For more information go to: http://www.australiaawardsafrica.org