The Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships is managed by the Australian Department of Education and Training, and provide opportunities for overseas citizens to undertake study, research or professional development in Australia.

Eligible applicants can apply online for the following:

Program or Professional Development you wish to undertake Endeavour Scholarship Type Duration General Comments
Masters or PhD Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship  Up to 2 years for a Masters 

Up to 4 years for a PhD

Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Associate Degree Endeavour Vocational Education and Training Scholarship  Between 1 – 2.5 years Provides financial support to those in the TVET area.
Short term research towards an overseas Masters, PhD or Postdoctoral research Endeavour Research Fellowship 


Between 4 – 6 months Provides financial support for international postgraduate students and postdoctoral fellows to undertake a short term research towards an overseas Masters, PhD or postdoctoral research in any field in Australia.
Professional development/ training Endeavour Executive Fellowship  Between 1 – 4 months Provides financial support towards professional development opportunities for high achievers in business, industry, education or government. 

Focuses on learning and building skills through a host work environment in the applicant’s field or area of expertise rather than through formal enrolment in a study program.


Can include attending a conference or short course, management training, peer to peer learning or mentoring.

The online application will close on 30 June 2017 and a printed copy of the online form must be submitted to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Samoa by the same date at the following address:

Scholarships, Training and Bilateral Division
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Level 3, FMFM II Government Building

All successful scholarship awardees will have to enter into a Bond with the Government of Samoa before departing for their studies abroad.

For more detailed information on each respective award, please go to the following link: Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships.