Endeavour Awards (Department of Education & Training)

Funded by: The Australian Government

The Endeavour Awards is the Australian Government's internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship program providing opportunities for citizens of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Europe and Americas to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia. Awards are also available for Australians to undertake study, research and professional development abroad.

The Endeavour Awards aim to:

  • Develop on-going educational, research and professional linkages between individuals, organisations and countries
  • Provide opportunities for high achieving individuals from Australia and overseas to increase their skills and enhance their global awareness
  • Contribute to Australia's position as a high quality education and training provider, and a leader in research and innovation; and
  • Increase the productivity of Australians through an international study, research or professional development experience.

There are a number of categories for the Endeavour Award in 2012. Please be aware, restrictions may apply to the amount of applications that can be submitted in these categories each year. Categories are listed below:

  • Endeavour Postgraduate Award
  • Endeavour Research Fellowships (including the Endeavour Australia Cheung Kong Research Fellowships & the Endeavour Research Fellowships for Indigenous Australians)
  • Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Award
  • Endeavour Executive Award
  • Prime Minister's Australia Asia Awards.

Updated September 2016.

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