Australia’s Destination of Education program 2019

Australia’s Destination of Education program is organized by the minister for education Hon Dan Tehan MP it provides career offers in a department that carries together people, policies and programs. The department is committed to reconciliation and supports workplace diversity.

Australia’s Destination of Education program – Brief Description

  • Provided By: Australian Government
  • Department: Department of Education and Training
  • Course Level: A Certificate IV through to PhD
  • Award: $15,000 per student
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: Over 1,000 grants
  • Nationality: Australian and Overseas
  • The award can be taken in Australia

Australia’s Destination of Education program – Eligibility

  • Eligible Countries: Applications will be accepted form all around the world.
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: The award will be awarded for those students who undertake a Certificate IV through to PhD.
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible for this grant opportunity, applicants must be Australian and international students who live and study in regional Australia.
  • Applicants must be an Australian tertiary education provider with an active registration who meets the following criteria:

As domestic students, you must be:

  • A Registered Training Organisation (RTO) registered with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA), Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA), or the Western Australian Training Accreditation Council (WA TAC).
    You must have a registration status of Current or Current (Re-registration pending) at the time the grant opportunity opens. Or
  • A higher education provider registered with the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency (TEQSA).
    You must have a registration status of Registered or Ongoing pending renewal at the time the grant opportunity opens.

As international students, you must be:

  • A tertiary provider registered under the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS).
  • You must have a registration status of Registered at the time the grant opportunity opens.

How to Apply

    • To Apply: The application form is an online form and must be submitted electronically. Applicants must complete the online application form on GrantConnect or Community Grants Hub.
    • Supporting Documents: Applicants will be required to provide your relevant registration ID within the application form.
  • Language Requirement: Applicants must have English language proficiency.

Benefits

The Australia Government has announced a total of $93.7 million (GST exclusive) over four years for the Destination Australia Program. Under the 2020 grant opportunity, there is approximate:

  • $19.5 million in funding available during 2019-2020
  • $19.5 million in funding available during 2020-2021
  • $19.5 million in funding available during 2021-2022
  • $19.5 million in funding available during 2022-2023.

The program will award $15,000 award funding and $1,500 in promotional and administration assistance per year to each winning candidates.

Candidates are to click here to apply

Application Deadline: Thursday 12 September 2019.

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