Supporting Documents

SCAM ALERT - Beware of fake Australia Awards Scholarships websites being shared on social media accounts

There have been reports of fake websites offering scholarships and visas to international students. Please be advised that Australia Awards Scholarships does not engage any agents or individuals to process scholarship applications. Application must be completed and submitted through the Online Australia Awards Scholarships Information System:

Applicants must submit all of the supporting documents listed in the table below


Required Document

OASIS Document Type


Reintegration plan Other Document No
Academic qualifications – higher education certificates (i.e. bachelor/masters qualifications), vocational education and training certificates (i.e. certificate IV, diploma). Degree certificate Yes
Complete academic transcripts in English. High school certificate/s (if applying for undergraduate). Academic transcript Yes
Copy of proof of citizenship – any of the following: National Identity Card; driver’s license and birth certificate; or valid passport. Proof of citizenship Yes

If previously undertaken, English language proficiency

i.e. results from IELTS -International English Language Testing System;

TOEFL – Test of English as a Foreign Language; or

PTE – Pearson Test of English

Proof of English language proficiency Yes
Academic Referee Reporttwo reports for Masters by Research and PhD applicants; one for Bachelor/Masters by Coursework applicants Academic Referee report No
Professional Referee Reportone for all levels of study Professional Referee report No
Curriculum Vitae  Curriculum Vitae No
Research proposal summary  Other Document No

Important Message

The Australian Government takes a zero-tolerance approach to fraud. All application documents will be verified against the applicant’s identity. Fraudulent applicants will be excluded from consideration for the relevant scholarship and any future Australia Awards.