Australia Awards In-PNG Scholarships

Australia Awards In-PNG Scholarships provide training in priority areas identified by the Australian and PNG Governments, and are delivered through selected partner institutions in PNG. The Australian Government is committed to promoting gender equity, disability and social inclusion (GEDSI) and encourages women, people with disability and people from rural and remote locations to apply for an In-PNG Scholarship.

Intake 2021 Selection Notice

For Study in 2021, the selection process for In-PNG Scholarships has now been finalised.  AAPNG is now contacting provisional awardees to advise them of the travel requirements in preparation for commencement of study. For Study in 2022. Scholarships for study in PNG in 2022 will open in mid-2021. Please check this website and in newspapers for information on application opening dates, fields of study and participating PNG tertiary institutions.

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Six female scholars chart course for maritime career

Six female scholars chart course for maritime career

Six women are charting a course in the maritime sector under a continuing partnership between Australia Awards Papua New Guinea and Steamships/Swire consortium that’s building practical skills and supporting gender equality. The Australia Awards Maritime Scholarships...

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Kumuno fulfils ambition to make a difference as a nurse

Kumuno fulfils ambition to make a difference as a nurse

For Kumuno Cliff, wanting to give back to the community in a tangible way has been a motivating factor for many years – and a key reason why he applied for an Australia Awards In-PNG Scholarship in 2018. ‘Growing up, since primary to secondary school I wanted to be a...

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