2017 Endeavour Awards

The Endeavour Awards is the Australian Government's internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship program providing opportunities for citizens of the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the 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 awards under the Endeavour Awards Funding Scheme available to both international and domestic applicants.

Application process/Closing date

International Endeavour Research Scholarship applications must be submitted to the University by 15 May 2016. This will ensure your application is processed prior to the external Endeavour Award closing date, 30 June 2016.

All other domestic and Endeavour Research Fellowship applications must be submitted as directed on the Endeavour Awards website.

Value and benefits

Benefits and conditions of the Endeavour Awards vary dependant on the specific award type. Please refer to the Endeavour Awards website for further information.

Eligibility criteria

You need to ensure that you are eligible for an Endeavour Award before deciding to apply for one. If you are eligible then you need to follow the application process for that award, as the processes differ depending on the particular type of award you are applying for. To check your eligibility please refer to the applicant guidelines.

Application guidelines

The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships 2017 Round Applicant Guidelines will be available shortly. Meanwhile please refer to 2016 Round Applicant Guidelines.

How to apply

International applicants must apply for and be offered candidature at Deakin before they can apply for an Endeavour Award. Please refer to the Apply for a research degree page for application information.

Once you have been offered candidature at Deakin, please go to the Endeavour Awards website and follow the instructions carefully.

Further information

Please contact the Deakin Research Scholarships office.

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