Apply for an Award

The 2025 intake eligibility will be published in January 2024. In general, the following requirements apply:

  • Citizen of an eligible African country, residing and working in their country of citizenship or working in another African country
  • Minimum academic requirement: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Must not already hold a Masters Degree
  • Mid-level to senior-level professional, currently employed in a relevant field
  • Meet relevant post-graduate work experience requirements
  • Demonstrate a clear vision of how the knowledge gained through the scholarship will be used to improve policy, practice, or reform in their home country
  • Satisfactory English proficiency to enable full participation in a training course delivered in English
  • Satisfy all requirements of the Australian Government for the appropriate student visa (subclass 500).
  • Applications will open on 1 February 2024.

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