All applicants are considered by an independent Joint Selection Committee comprised of Australian and Indonesian academics. Only those shortlisted will be interviewed. The interview will assess candidates' academic ability, clarity of study goals, and cultural adaptability. A critical consideration will be how well the AUSTRALIA AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS applicant is able to explain the relevance of their proposed study area to the development of Indonesia. The interview will be accompanied by an IELTS test of English language proficiency.
Final selection is objective and based on the principles of merit and equity. The final list of recipients is subject to scrutiny and endorsement by AusAID and Government of Indonesia - State Secretariat.
Notification of Selection Result
All applicants will be advised whether or not they have been selected for an interview. All interviewed applicants will be notified whether or not they have been awarded an AUSTRALIA AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS. The result is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Where appropriate, notification will include details of pre-departure training (English, academic skills, cultural preparation). This training is compulsory and full-time
Note: The pre-selection results will be notified during November-December (current year).
The selection (interview) results will be notified during February-March (following year).
Please note that this is the approximate date and could change.