Australian Scholarship for international students. French Eiffel Excellence Scholarship 2017-18. Australian Scholarship for BD students. Application deadline is January 6, 2017. Australia Awards Scholarships for Bangladeshi students. Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI). Australia Awards Scholarships for Bangladeshi students. beginning from January 2016.
French Eiffel Excellence Scholarship 2017-18
Australia Awards Scholarships provide opportunities for people from developing countries to undertake full-time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities.The study and research opportunities provided by Australia Awards Scholarships develop the skills and knowledge of individuals to drive change and contribute to the development outcomes of their own country.
Australia Awards Scholarships for Bangladeshi students beginning from January 2016. This is a masters level scholarship.
Must be a Bangladeshi citizen;
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) result with an overall score of at least 6.5, with no band less than 6.0, commencing;
or A paper-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) overall score of at least 580, with a minimum of 4.5 in the test of written English,
or Internet-based TOEFL score of at least 92, with a minimum of 21 in all sub-tests,
or PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) overall score of 58 with no communicative skill score less than 50.
The English language test results must be valid at 1 January 2015 (IELTS, TOEFL scores, and PTE Academic are valid for two years after the test date).
The awardee must meet the institution’s requirement, where an institution’s academic English language requirement is higher than those detailed above.
[Special Note: Women applicants with disabilities and applicants from ethnic minority groups with IELTS scores of 6.0 with no individual band less than 5.5 (or TOEFL or PTE equivalents) will be considered. If applicants from these groups submit applications with lower IELTS/TOEFL/PTE scores, they must meet the English language requirement described above.]
A current employee of the Government of Bangladesh, ICDDRB, BRAC or a member of an ethnic minority group or working in the area of Water Resource Management having at least two years of work experience in a relevant field to their proposed course of study.
At the time of application govt. of Bangladesh employees must complete their 2 years of service tenure as Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) cadre officer;
Have a university qualification at least equivalent in standard to an Australian Bachelor’s degree. Study programs can be no longer than 2 years in duration.
Research applicants for Masters must provide evidence to an appropriate course at an eligible Australian university for full time studies commencing in 2015. Research applicants must also provide evidence from an academic supervisor who will supervise the research study.
Australian Scholarship for international students
Australia Awards Scholarships are offered for the minimum period necessary to complete the academic program specified by a university.
The benefits are:
Full tuition fees; return economy-class air travel by the most direct route; establishment allowance; a once only contribution towards initial expenses such as rental bonds, text books, additional medical insurance, excess baggage etc.; contribution to living expenses: a fortnightly contribution to basic living expenses.
Introductory Academic Program a compulsory 4-6 week program on life and study in Australia prior to the commencement of formal studies;
Overseas Student Health Cover: for the duration of the award. This covers basic hospital and medical costs, excluding pre-existing conditions; visa application expenses.
Subject to requirements and eligibility, Australia Awards Scholarships may also cover:
supplementary Academic Support (Tutorial Assistance): to improve a student’s performance to ensure academic success, if required;
For eligible research students only; contribution to fieldwork costs may be available for one return economy class airfare by the most direct route to Bangladesh or within Australia; reunion airfare (for unaccompanied awardees).
The interested candidates can access online application form from https://oasis.ausaid.gov.au. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit applications online. Those who need to submit a hard copy applicants must contact the Australia Awards Office Bangladesh well before application deadline. If required, a copy of the application form can be forwarded to the applicant.
Applicants from the Government of Bangladesh must select one of the following themes from the list in the application form: Economic growth; Governance; Gender Equality, Regional Stability, or Health, and Education.
Applicants from ICDDRB must select: Health or Governance.
Applicants from BRAC must select: Economic Growth and Education.
Applicants working in Water Resource Management must select:Water and Sanitation.
Applicants from the ethnic minority groups may choose any theme listed in the application form.
The Supporting Statement section of the application form is particularly important. Applicants must provide strong arguments to demonstrate their suitability for an Australia Awards Scholarship.
Research applicants must complete the Research Proposal Details section. Applicants must complete the English Language Proficiency section in full, including their scores and, if possible, attach a copy of their IELTS, TOEFL or PTE certificates with their applications Certified scanned copies of supporting documents, as outlined in the above table, must be uploaded with the online application form. For more information on Australia Awards Scholarships, first read the FAQs and then contact the Australia Awards Office Bangladesh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
More Info: www.australiaawardsbangladesh.org