Scholarships and financial assistance programs are available to international students who want to study in Australia. Scholarships that are currently available include

TAFE NSW Scholarships

There are a number of scholarships available to you at TAFE NSW, reflecting our commitment to making quality education accessible to international students.

For more information about the scholarships on offer, contact the location you are interested in studying at.

Endeavour Leadership Program

The Australian Government administered by the Department of Education offers Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships for TAFE NSW vocational education and training courses at  Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Associate Degree levels.

The new Endeavour Leadership Program (ELP) is the Australian Government’s two-way mobility program for short and long-term study, research and professional development with Australia’s priority partner countries.

Announced in the 2018-2019 Federal budget, the ELP brings together two previous Endeavour sub-programs: Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships, available to individual applicants, and Endeavour Mobility Grants, available to applicant institutions, into one program. More details here.

Download video: Introduction to the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships

Applications for the 2019 round are now open. The 2019 round is open for applications from 20 September to 15 November 2018.

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Australia Awards Scholarships

The Australian Government through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade offers Australia Awards Scholarships which provide financial support for citizens of specific countries to study in Australia.

The following TAFE NSW locations currently offer placements to Australia Awards Scholarships students:

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Do you need help?

Ask a question online or contact
TAFE NSW International or an authorised agent for help with choosing a TAFE NSW course or enrolling.

New South Wales


NSW lies on the east coast of Australia.
Sydney is the state's capital and the largest
city in Australia.

To find a campus go to TAFE NSW Institute locations.

Helpful guides

Guides on living, studying and working in:

ESOS Framework

The Australian Government wants international students to have a safe, enjoyable and rewarding study experience in Australia.

Read more about the ESOS Framework.

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