Investing in emerging leaders.

Building linkages.

Promoting development.

Australia Awards – South Asia & Mongolia

Australia Awards offer emerging leaders the opportunity to undertake study, research and professional development with the support of the Australian Government. The opportunities provided by Australia Awards develop the skills, knowledge and networks of individuals to drive change and contribute to development in their own countries and regions while maintaining strong links to Australia.

Year in Review 2019

Highlighting key achievements and outcomes from across the region in 2019: a year focused on regional expansion and engagement

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Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships are now closed

Applications are now closed and will re-open in 2022. Select your country to learn more

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Stories on COVID-19 response efforts

Visit our growing story library where we are sharing the contributions of alumni and scholars to the COVID-19 response and recovery efforts.

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Alumni Disability Advisory Group

To support and improve disability inclusion practices, an Alumni Disability Advisory Group has been established

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Scholars Platform

Supporting Australia Awards scholars as they learn, link and lead

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Year in Review 2018

Highlighting key Australia Awards achievements and events across the region from 2018

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Gender Equality & Social Inclusion

Promoting equity and broad participation by all groups in society

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