American Australian Association Scholarship Programs

Launched in 2002, the American Australian Postgraduate Education Scholarship Fund is the largest source of privately funded educational scholarships between Australia and the United States. With over 300 Scholars and $7 million invested to date, the Association is committed to helping advance graduate education to enable our countries’ most valuable resource – human capital – unlock creative new solutions to global challenges and improve the quality of life for all citizens.

Opportunities are available under:

  • Graduate Education Fund support of up to $US40 000;
  • The Arts Fund support of up to $US20 000;
  • The Veterans Fund support of up to $US50 000.

Scholarship details

Value: $40,000 approx. total

Duration: Duration of the program

Application dates


Open: 24/01/2022
Close: 31/03/2022


This scholarship is for:

Everyone. There are no restrictions to apply for this scholarship.

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • Other

Study level:

  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Postdoctoral
  • Postgraduate research

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • Overseas

Eligibility Criteria

For more information on Eligibility Criteria, please see the FAQs pages on AAA’s website.

How to Apply

All applicants are required to complete an online application form. You will be required to set-up a site account. Within your account you can save, leave and go back to your application at any time before submitting by the due date. You will be required to upload supporting documents to this online form. We encourage applicants to download their application as they go, in case of any unanticipated technical difficulties.