Compilation of Different Scholarships in Australia for International Students

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This article contains is a compilation of scholarships in Australia for international students. Many international students doesn’t know that there are more scholarship opportunities in Australia than most other top countries in Europe. It will blow your mind to discover that presently, there over 370 scholarship providers in Australia which offer about 3000 scholarships to international students who intend to study in Australia every year. And another amazing fact is that most universities in Australia have no application fee–see the list of application fee free universities. Therefore, what are you waiting for? Tuition fee and living expenses right? There are numerous funding opportunities for you in Australia that cater for these. So read along.

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In this article we will talk about the various portals or database where you can find scholarships in Australia either as an international or domestic students.


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There are about 43 Universities in Australia and each of these universities have scholarship portal where both internal and external scholarships from the university, university faculties, government, private institutions and individuals are advertised. In these 43 Universities, 40 are Australian Universities (38 public and 2 private) while two are international.

The universities listed below has links that will take you directly to the university scholarship portals where both domestic and international students can find opportunities for their study dreams.

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Lists of scholarships in Australia for International students

In the lists below, the scholarships are categorized into: University Scholarships, Government Scholarships and private institution’s scholarships

  • Universities Scholarships and the application portals (Lists of Scholarships in Australia for International Students)

  1. Australian Catholic University (ACU) ⸻ ACU scholarship portal
  2. Australian National University (ANU)  ⸻ ANU scholarship portal
  3. Bond University (Bond)                         ⸻ Bond university scholarship portal
  4. Central Queensland University (CQU)   ⸻ CQU Scholarship portal
  5. Charles Darwin University (CDU) ⸻ CDU Scholarships portal
  6. Charles Sturt University (CSU)⸻ CSU Scholarships portal
  7. Curtin University (CURTIN) ⸻ Curtin Student Scholarships Portal
  8. Deakin University (Deakin) ⸻ Deakin Student Scholarships Portal
  9. Edith Cowan University (ECU) ⸻ ECU Scholarships portal
  10. Federation University (FEDUNI) ⸻ FEDUNI Scholarships Portal
  11. Flinders University (FLINDERS) ⸻ FLINDERS Scholarships portal
  12. Griffith University (GRIFFITH) ⸻ GRIFFITH Scholarships Portal
  13. James Cook University (JCU) ⸻ JCU Scholarships Portal
  14. La Trobe University (LATROBE) ⸻ LATROBE Scholarships Portal
  15. Murdoch University (MURDOCH) ⸻  MURDOCH Scholarships Portal
  16. Macquarie University (MACQUARIE) ⸻  MACQUARIE Scholarship Portal
  17. Queensland University of Technology (QUT) ⸻ QUT Scholarships Portal
  18. RMIT University (RMIT) ⸻ RMIT scholarship Portal
  19. Southern Cross University (SCU) ⸻ SCU International student scholarships
  20. Swinburne University of Technology (SWINBURNE) ⸻ SWINBURNE Scholarships Portal
  21. Torrens University (TORRENS) ⸻ TORRENS Scholarships Portal
  22. University of Canberra (CANBERRA) ⸻ CANBERRA Scholarship Portal
  23. University of Adelaide (ADELAIDE) ⸻ ADELAIDE Scholarships Portal
  24. University of Divinity (DIVINITY) ⸻   DIVINITY Grants and Scholarships Portal
  25. University of Melbourne (MELBOURNE) ⸻ MELBOURNE Scholarships Portal
  26. University of New South Wales (UNSW) ⸻ UNSW Scholarship Portal
  27. University of Newcastle (NEWCASTLE) ⸻ NEWCASTLE Scholarship Portal
  28. University of New England (UNE) ⸻ UNE Scholarships, Prizes and Awards
  29. University of Notre Dame (UNDA) ⸻ UNDA Scholarship Portal
  30. University of South Australia (UniSA) ⸻ UniSA Scholarships Portal
  31. University of Queensland (UQ) ⸻ UQ Scholarships Portal
  32. University of Southern Queensland (USQ) ⸻ USQ Scholarship Portal
  33. University of Tasmania (UTAS) ⸻ UTAS Scholarships Portal
  34. University of Sydney (SYDNEY) ⸻ SYDNEY scholarships Portal
  35. University of Technology Sydney (UTS) ⸻ UTS Scholarships portal
  36. University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) ⸻ USC Scholarships portal
  37. University of Western Australia (UWA) ⸻ UWA Scholarships Portal
  38. University of Wollongong (UOW) ⸻ UOW scholarships portal
  39. Victoria University (VU) ⸻ VU Scholarships Portal
  40. Western Sydney University (UWS) ⸻ UWS Scholarships Portal


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  • Government Scholarships and their application portals

Below you will find various portals to search for Australian government-sponsored scholarship programs for internationals to study in Australia.

  1. Australia Awards Scholarships –Australia Awards Scholarships(AAS)
  2. Endeavor Leadership Program (ELP) Scholarships–ELP Scholarships portal
  3. Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP)RTP Scholarship portal
  4. Destination Australia Destination Australia


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Private Institutions Scholarships and the application portal

  1. Joint Academic Scholarships Network Joint Academic Scholarships Online Network
  2. Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)


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