The New Colombo Plan mobility program is an initiative of the Australian Government to encourage undergraduate students to undertake study or internships in approved countries in Asia.
Students will need to be undertaking approved programs of overseas study as part of a New Columbo Mobility program. Participants in these programs will be advised of the application process. The value of the scholarship varies according to the program. The scholarship will be awarded for up to 2 semesters of overseas study.
·be Australian Citizens (please note: students must not hold or have ever been a citizen, permanent resident, or held residency rights in a Host Location); and
·be enrolled in an Australian University at the time of application and throughout the overseas study program; and
·be undertaking a Bachelor's degree (Pass or Honours) at the commencement of the program; and
. have successfully completed at least 36 units of the undergraduate course with a grade point average 4.5 or above at the commencement of overseas study; and
·be between 18 and 28 years of age or over the age of 28 on a case by case basis at the commencement of the overseas study; and
·be nominated into and have confirmed their participation in the relevant New Colombo Plan mobility program and;
. have their overseas study count as credit or be a mandatory part of their course of study at Flinders University; and
·not be in receipt of any other Flinders University administered award which provides travel assistance.
The University has established the Overseas Field Trip Grant to provide funding towards overseas field trips for competent postgraduate research students whose theses would be greatly improved by the opportunity to undertake research and collection of data which is inaccessible in Australia.