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Australia Awards scholarship applications open!

Want to make a difference in Papua New Guinea and become a leader in your field? 

Australia Awards Scholarships offer more than a degree.  Awardees gain a world-class education and a life-changing experience at tertiary institutions across Australia and upon return, contribute towards PNG’s development.

Applications for study in 2021 are open now and close on 30 April 2020 (midnight PNG time).

Scholarships are offered in the following priority sectors: agriculture, education, governance, health, law and justice, and transport and infrastructure. Women and people living with disability are encouraged to apply.

To find out more visit or the Australia Awards in PNG Information Centre at the Westpac Building, Waigani, Port Moresby