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Congratulations on your Australia Awards Scholarship and welcome to Australia!

On this webpage you (the on-award scholar) will find up-to-date information, professional support and an online space that allows you to engage and connect with other on-awards scholars and alumni. 

Australia Awards South and West Asia will regularly post information on professional development and networking activities, upcoming events, announcements, social events, and other relevant information to add to your professional experience in Australia so please visit the site regularly.

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Upcoming events in your state: July–September 2018

Upcoming events in your state: July–September 2018

Kishor Dahal and Dipesh Khanal from Nepal with Fiona McKergow from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade at a networking event in Canberra. Below you will find upcoming events in your state t...

03.07.2018
Building scholar, industry and education connections in Adelaide

Building scholar, industry and education connections in Adelaide

Back row (L-R): Joel Shrestha (Nepal), Sarah Rippin (Australia Awards South and West Asia), Mahbob Sadi Bhuiyan (Australia Awards scholar, Bangladesh) and Tshering Wangdi (Australia Awards scholar,...

03.07.2018
Scholar spotlight: Arifa Jahan Ema

Scholar spotlight: Arifa Jahan Ema

Arifa Jahan Ema, Australia Awards scholar, Monash University (Photo: supplied) Arifa Jahan Ema, from Bangladesh, is a recently mobilised Australia Awards scholar studying a Master of Philosophy at...

03.07.2018
Reflections from a completing scholar: Ahmed Hassan, Maldives

Reflections from a completing scholar: Ahmed Hassan, Maldives

Ahmed Hassan, Australia Awards scholar, University of Sydney With the first semester of 2018 about to draw to a close, many Australia Awards scholars are just a few weeks away from completing their...

03.07.2018
Engaging with Australia Awards on social media

Engaging with Australia Awards on social media

Australia Awards alumni from the Maldives take a selfie at a Return Home Workshop networking event Social media has quickly become a part of professional and personal life for many. As an internati...

03.07.2018
Interview: Lynne Williams, University of Newcastle

Interview: Lynne Williams, University of Newcastle

Lynne Williams, pictured front in white, with the new 2018 cohort of Australia Awards scholars from the University of Newcastle. Photo: Lynne Williams The Australia Awards South and West Asia Progr...

05.03.2018
Student clubs and societies: getting involved

Student clubs and societies: getting involved

Committee members of the Australia Awards Scholars Club at the University of Melbourne (L-R): Saqiba Sheerazi, Ambreen Sharif, Ershad Jan Chowdhury, Sara Ali and Sarah Ejaz Ahmed. Photo: University...

05.03.2018
Nisha Singh inspires at the AIEC

Nisha Singh inspires at the AIEC

Nisha Singh presents at the Australian International Education Conference in 2017. Photos: Australia Awards South and West Asia Australia Awards scholar from Nepal, Nisha Singh, presented at the Au...

05.03.2018
Class of 2017: Return Home Workshops

Class of 2017: Return Home Workshops

Above: Australia Awards recipients who attended the two workshops held in Canberra in September 2017. Four Return Home Workshops were held last September and October for Australia Awards scholars w...

05.03.2018
Upcoming events in your state

Upcoming events in your state

Below you will find upcoming events in your state that may be of interest to you. There are events for professional development and networking as well as social events that will provide an insight i...

04.03.2018