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Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships open 1 February 2020

Applications for the January 2021 intake will open on 1 February to 30 April 2020. Start preparing your application by learning about the eligibility requirements and re-entry action plan(REAP).

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Australia Global Alumni promotes change and inspiration

Over 150 Australia-educated Filipinos gathered for the second run of the Australian Alumni Network Summit. "Change and inspiration embody the very core and essence of the Australia Global Alumni in the Philippines" said Australia Awards alumnus Mike Malicsi, chair of the 2019 summit.

Forty Filipino scholars ready to make difference in PHL

Forty Filipino scholars ready to make difference in PHL

Fresh from their postgraduate studies in Australia, forty Filipino recipients of the prestigious Australia Awards Scholarships gathered to discuss opportunities to give back and make a difference in the Philippines.

Make a difference with Australia Awards

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Spotlight on the re-entry action plan (REAP)

Did you know that social enterprise C&C Home and Gifts, now famous for their hand-woven baskets, started with Australia Awards alumna Monica Co's re-entry action plan (REAP)?

Read Monica's story

Learn more about the REAP

Story Bites

Awardees

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"We are here because our communities need us, our countries need us,
the world needs more people like us."
- Christian Benedict Roaquin

Filipino scholar Christian Benedict Roaquin recently delivered the commencement
speech in his university graduation ceremony at the University of Queensland.

Alumni

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"When I got back after Australia Awards, I realised that what I really
wanted to do is use my Australian education and training to help Philippine
biodiversity research."
- Milton Medina

Australia Awards alumnus Milton Medina recently led the conservation
of endemic plant species in Mindanao through the Alumni Grant Scheme.