The Endeavour Awards is an internationally competitive, merit-based program providing opportunities for citizens of the Asia-Pacific region to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia. Awards are also available for Australians to do the same abroad. A smaller number of awards are available for participants from Europe and the Americas.
The aims of the Endeavour Awards are to:
- Deepen Australia’s global engagement in education and research;
- Reinforce Australia’s reputation as a high quality education provider and leader in research,
- Innovation and knowledge management;
- Enhance language skills and cultural understanding of Australia; and
- Provide opportunities for Australian professionals to enhance their skills and knowledge.
For Australian applicants there are awards for research, professional development and student exchanges. For international applicants there are awards for research, postgraduate study or research, vocational education and training, professional development and student exchanges.
Key Dates for Applications:
Open on 9 April 2008
Close on 31 July 2008 at midnight Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)
Further information available at http://www.endeavour.dest.gov.au