1,000 Australia Awards Scholarships for African Students With 3rd Class


Are you a 3rd class graduate who thinks that all hope is lost to pursue higher learning? do not discourage because we are inviting you to hurry and apply for the 1,000 Australia Awards Scholarships for African Students With 3rd Class 2019-2020 is now open.

There are two categories of Award: Australian Awards Scholarships, to undertake higher degree studies in Australia at the Masters level.

And Australia Awards Short Courses, to undertake short-term, targeted professional training courses, in Australia and/or in Africa, in a range of development-focused sectors.

About Australia Awards Scholarships

Australia Awards, a cornerstone of the Australian Government’s development assistance program for Africa, provide access to postgraduate education, training, and professional development opportunities for suitably qualified Africans from eligible countries. On their return to the workplace, Australia Awards Alumni are expected to contribute actively to development in their home countries.

Scholarship Type

The scholarship is for African students who wish to undertake Masters taught degrees and short courses at an Australian university.

Field of study:

Offer to study in Australian universities ranges across the following fields of study.

Priority Fields (varies by African country)

  • Agriculture/Food Security
  • Education
  • Health
  • Public Policy (including public sector management, public sector reform, trade, international diplomacy)
  • Environmental Management
  • Natural Resource Management (including mining-related subjects)
  • Technical and Vocational Education & Training (available for Short Courses only)
  • Energy (including Natural Gas and Oil Technology)
  • Infrastructure
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Transport (including Ports, Roads and Airports Management)

Australia Awards Scholarships for African Students Worth:

Australia Awards Scholarships for African Students is a Fully Funded Scholarship These opportunities has the value that includes a full tuition waiver, accommodation, and other expenses paid.

To be taken in(Country):

The Scholarship has made it easy for both students in Africa to participate without actually coming to Australia to write the exams. All scholarships are taken in African or Australian Universities.

Scholarship Number :

Guess What, over 1000 scholarships are available

Eligible Countries:

Australia Awards Scholarships for African Students is one of the most trusted opportunities from Australia to the African continent. If your Country appears on the list, Congratulation.

Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroun, Cape Verde, Comoros, Congo(Republic of), Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia etc

Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Mauritania, Niger, North Sudan, Republic of Guinea, South Sudan


  • You must be at least 25 and not more than 50 years of age at the date of your application.
  • You must have at least three (3) years’ relevant post-graduate work experience. This work experience must be in a role relevant to your proposed field of study and to your employment organization type (e.g. public sector applicants should demonstrate public sector work experience, and so on). Preference will be given to candidates with greater periods of experience.
  • You possess, as a minimum, a Bachelors degree (or the equivalent) from a recognized Institution of at least 4 years in length with at least a 3rd Class Pass.
  • Public sector candidates must comply with the Government of Nigeria regulations for government employees wishing to apply for scholarships.
  • The public sector, the private sector, and civil society candidates must provide evidence of completion of the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) when they apply.
  • You must not already hold, or be studying for, a Masters degree.
  • You must be willing to make a formal commitment to return to your current employment following completion of the award.
  • You must meet the general minimum eligibility criteria for Australia Awards Scholarships – refer to the Australia Awards Scholarships policy handbook.

Application Deadline:

The Scholarship is offered annually and the deadline for the scholarship is December and March of the academic year. Application deadline for Masters: The Scholarships opens every September 1st and December 1st

Application Procedure:

You can begin the application by clicking on Online Application and get more details by clicking the Scholarship Link

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  1. Am very much willing to take masters in environmental management at your university. I have bachelor’s in forestry from makerere university Kampala Uganda with second class upper grade of 3.78

  2. i want to apply for a masters in psychology but there is no link. i have a bachelor of arts degree. please show me how to apply for this programme. Michelo Lovemore in Zambia

  3. Please, this is my great opportunity and how do we get the link for this scholarship program
    I did statistics from the former National University of Rwanda and wish to apply for masters in Health especially public health

  4. so how can i be apart of the scholarship program?
    i am from liberia aqnd a freshman student at the african methodist episcopal university.
    i really need this scholarship please help me out

  5. good evening.Iam from Sao tome and principe and I want to apply for this scholarship.Iam counting on you.Thank you so much.

  6. I am Kennedy John Odhiambo from Nairobi-Kenya and I really need this scholarship to excel high in my studies.Please kindly advise on what to do in order to secure myself a chance before it’s late.

  7. I finished my first degree on Social Work at Zanzibar University in Tanzania- Zanzibar and i want to study master of Social work or any related social science program. i have got 3.7 second upper class

  8. I want to study BSc. Mechanical Engineering or Industrial or Electrical engineering for full funded scholarship am Tanzanian so help me for this to continue my education level

  9. I want to study BSc. In Mechanical Engineering / Industrial Engineering or Electrical engineering for full funded scholarship so help me please to continue with my education I’m tanzanian

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  12. Am Tanzanian and I wish to get a scholarship to study a bachelor degree in agriculture at any country . now I have only diploma in general agriculture .I need someone to help me to get the scholarship.

  13. hello there! i am Henok Nigatu from Ethiopia and i have Bsc in journalism and communication and i want to study my Masters degree by any related field with my Bsc at Australia, so if you can help please!


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