Endeavour Awards is one of the awards from the umbrella of Australian Awards. This program is an internationally competitive program for the citizen of the eligible countries. Students are awarded with an opportunity to undertake their studies, research work and professional development in Australia. It has attracted top students from Asia, pacific regions, Middle East, Europe and America to come and study in Australia. Endeavour postgraduate Awards provide full support for international students for 2 to 3.5 years to undertake their studies.
Endeavour Awards program was established in the year 2003. Government invested around $40.6 million in the year 2013-14 with an aim of developing educational, research and professional linkage. It is to build up Australia`s reputation of providing a very high quality of education and training in the globe and is a leader in research and innovation sector and to showcase the Australia`s education sector.
Both Australian citizens and international students are eligible for the program. Applicant can apply for postgraduate and postdoctoral scholarships and in vocational educational training scholarships. For international students who is applying for postgraduate and postdoctoral programs, they should have done PhD or masters which are equivalent to Australian PhD or must have applied for and gained admission to masters or PhD in Australia. Applicant must have completed an undergraduate program or degree when he/she applies for the program.
This Endeavour Awards program is divided into three major categories.
Since 2007, almost a total of 3306 Endeavour Awards have been given to international students and about 884 have been received by the Australian applicants. This program typically offers around 500 plus new scholarships and fellowships each year. The total award value for PhD is up to $228,500 and for masters it is $118,500. Travel allowance is of $4500 and a monthly stipend of$2500 is given as an award in this program. In addition, the awardee gets health and travel insurance as well. There is a tuition fees per semester up to $12500 for masters and PhD.
There are few conditions for the students which need to be fulfilled while participating in the program.
- Australia Awards Scholarships
- Australia Awards Fellowships
- Australia Awards Pacific Scholarships
- Endeavour Research Fellowships
- Endeavour Postgraduate Awards
- Endeavour Executive Awards
- Endeavour Vocational Education and Training Awards
- Endeavour Australia Cheung Kong Research Fellowships
- Endeavour Research Fellowships for Indigenous Australians
- Anne Wexler Scholarships
- International Postgraduate Research Scholarships
- Sydney Achievers International Scholarships
- Macquarie University International Scholarships
- Melbourne International Research Scholarships
- University of Adelaide Scholarships for International Students
- La Trobe Academic Excellence Scholarships for International Students
- University of Newcastle Postgraduate Research Scholarships
- University of Western Australia Research Scholarships
- Monash University International Student Scholarships
- Flinders International Postgraduate Scholarships
- ARSA Travel Scholarships for Commonwealth Citizens
- Australian Postgraduate Award
- Australian Postgraduate Award (Industry)
- Commonwealth Scholarships Program
- Endeavour Awards
- Australian Leadership Awards
- Australian Development Scholarships