American Australian Association Graduate Education Fund

Multiple Locations,
Term: Academic Year

Provides funding to support American students seeking postgraduate degrees in Australia

The American Australian Association (AAA) established its Graduate Education Fund in 2002 to provide much needed financial support and assistance to American and Australian individuals to undertake innovative and transformational Masters, Ph.D. or Postdoctoral study and research in each other’s countries respectively. With more than 300 scholars and alumni and millions invested to date, the AAA is committed to helping advance graduate education, in order to enable our countries most valuable resource – human capital – to unlock creative new solutions to global challenges and improve the quality of life for all citizens.

The Graduate Education Fund provides financial support to Australian, Indigenous Australian, American and Native American individuals undertaking or planning to undertake full-time Graduate level study (Masters, Ph.D. or Postdoctoral Research) at an accredited educational institution in the country of the other, for a minimum of one-year.

Multiple scholarship opportunities are offered within the Graduate Education Fund. Please see each category page for more information on the eligibility requirements and how to apply.

Fact Sheet

Foreign Language Learning, Humanities, Social Sciences, STEM
Columbia Alumna/us, Columbia College, Columbia Engineering, Columbia General Studies, Senior, U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident
Fellowship Type:
Postgraduate Degree-Seeking
Multiple Locations,
Australia and New Zealand
Academic Year

Dates & Deadlines

Academic Year
Application Deadline: 
Friday, September 30, 2022
Deadlines depend on the specific scholarship the applicant is applying to. Deadline shown is for Americans who are applying to pursue postgraduate studies in Australia. See website for all programs and deadlines.