Since 1980, nationals from Ghana have been sponsored by the Australian Government through the Australia Awards to Study in Australia. Applicants from Ghana are eligible to apply for Masters and Short Course Awards.


Australia Awards Scholarships (Masters level)


Applications 1 September 2017 to 15 December 2017.


Priority areas are:

Applications will also be considered in the following sectors:

Australia Awards Short Courses


Applications open 1 September 2017 to 15 January 2018.


Priority areas are:


Australia Awards Post-Doctoral Fellowships
Applications are now closed.
Priority areas are:





Ghana Alumni


A significant number of Ghanaian alumni are employed in senior positions in a range of government ministries, including, for example, Director in the Ministry of Trade and Industry and Deputy Director of Veterinary Services with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture.


For more information about alumni activities in Africa supported under Australia Awards, visit the Stay Connected section of this website.


Image: Lydia Amina-Achel, Ghana Alumni Ambassador