Postgraduate Diploma in Education (STEM)
Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics – STEM) graduates will contribute to quality education across PNG.
The Australian Government in partnership with the Government of PNG will offer scholarships to undertake a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (STEM) in 2023 at:
The scholarship is for study in PNG only (not Australia). It is open to both men and women.
Women and people with disability are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applicants MUST meet the following requirements to be considered for a scholarship:
- meet the conditions of entry for the Postgraduate Diploma in Secondary teaching at the University of Goroka (UoG)
be a citizen of PNG and residing in PNG at the time of application
not have been convicted of a criminal offence
not have been terminated from a previous Australia Awards scholarship for misconduct
demonstrate a commitment to working as a secondary science or math teachers in PNG, including in rural and remote schools
- have already completed an undergraduate (Bachelor) degree in a field of science or mathematics (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geology/ Earth Science, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering and Agriculture) between 2017 and 2021 and achieved a minimum GPA of 2.6.