Destination Australia Awards are initiated by an Australian Government at the Edith Cowan University for international students. The funding program is available for full-time students who want to pursue Bachelor, Masters or Doctoral Degree programs in 2020.

The purpose of The grant is to provide outstanding aspirants with the opportunity to explore a unique life outside metropolitan cities while undertaking a world-class tertiary education.

Course Level: Bachelor, Masters or Doctoral Degree

Award: $45,000

Access Mode: Online

Number of Awards: 22

Nationality: Domestic & International Students

The award can be taken in Australia

  • Eligible Countries: Applications are accepted from around the globe.
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: The studentships are awarded to pursue Bachelor of Arts (South West), Bachelor of Arts Honours, Bachelor of Education (Primary), Bachelor of Science (Conservation Biology and Environmental Management), Bachelor of Science (Nursing), Bachelor of Science (Nursing Studies), Bachelor of Social Work, Master of Social Science, Master of Teaching (Primary), Master of Teaching (Secondary) and Doctoral of Philosophy.
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, applicants must have to meet the following criteria:
  • A newly commencing student at ECU in Semester 1, 2020
  • Commencing full time, an on-campus study in Semester 1, 2020 at the ECU South West Campus studying one of the above eligible degrees:

How to Apply: For applying, students must have to take admission in their selected program. After taking admission to the program, candidates have to submit their applications via the ECU Online application Portal.

  • Supporting Documents: Candidates must submit copies of their academic transcripts and certificates with their applications.
  • Admission Requirements: In order to apply for the opportunity , applicants will need to meet the academic entry requirements of their chosen program.
  • Language Requirement: Applicants from outside the home country will need to demonstrate their English competency to enter any of the courses.


Twenty-two opportunities are available for full-time students commencing studies at ECU South West Campus valued at up to $45,000 each.

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Application Deadline: April 1, 2020