Australia Awards Scholarships 2021 Information Session Visits To Provinces-Schedule


Are you a Papua New Guinean with at least two years experience in one of these priority sectors: agriculture, education, governance, health, law and justice, or transport and infrastructure?

If so, learn more about Australia Awards Scholarships and how to apply by attending an information session at a location near you.

Provincial Information Session Schedules for 2021 Application Rounds.

Location                            Date                                        Venue

Kokopo, ENB             05th -Feb- 20                           St. Mary’s School of Nursing

Vudal, ENB                6th -Feb-20                              Kairak Resource Centre

Mt.Hagen, WHP         11-12th –Feb-20                     Highlander Hotel Conference Room

Kundiawa, Simbu       12th -Feb-20                         Mt.William Hotel Conference Room

Banz,Jiwaka                13th  – Feb-20                        Jiwaka Mission Resort Conference Room

Mendi, SHP                13th Feb -20                           Kondea Springs Lodge Conference Room

Wabag, Enga              14th Feb- 20                           Take Anda Cultural Centre Auditorium

Alotau, Milne Bay      18th Feb-20                            Alotau International Hotel Conference Room

Vanimo, Sandaun       19th-Feb-20                           Vanimo Beach Hotel Conference Room

Kimbe, WNB              19 Feb-20                                Liamo Reef Resort Conference Room

Kiunga, Western         25th-Feb-20                          Cassowary Hotel Conference Room

Kerema, Gulf              27th-Feb-20                            Kerema General Hospital Conference Room

Port Moresby, NCD    28th-Feb-20                          PILAG Library (Formerly PNGIPA)

Wewak, ESP               03rd Mar-20                           The Great Hall, St.Benedict’s Campus, DWU

Arawa, AROB            04TH -Mar-20                       Tupikas Primary School Hall

Buka, AROB               5th-6th-Mar-20                    Adeeves Holdings LTD Conference Room

Gorokoa,EHP            9th-11th-Mar-20                   Pacific Gardens Hotel Conference Room

Lae-Morobe               11th-13th-Mar-20                 Lae International Hotel Conference Room

Port Moresby            13th-Mar-20                         PILAG Library -(Formerly PNGIPA)

Madang, Madang      16th-17th-Mar-20                Madang Lodge Conference Room

Kavieng,, New Ireland  19th-Mar-20                   Kavieng Hotel Conference Room

Popodentta,Oro             19th-Mar-20                   Birdwing Lodge Conference Room

Port Moresby, NCD       23rd-Mar-20                PILAG Library (Formerly PNGIPA)

Kwikila, Central          24th-Mar-20                    Kwikila Chamber

Lorengau, Manus          25th-Mar-20                   White  House

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be a citizen of Papua New Guinea
  • Have at least two years of work experience in their sector
  • Work in one of the following priority sectors:
    • Agriculture
    • Education
    • Governance
    • Health
    • Law and justice
    • Transport and infrastructure
  • Be applying for a progressive tertiary qualification
  • Be committed to returning to PNG and contributing to PNG’s development

Application Dateline

Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships Open on 1st February 2020 and close on 30th April 2020

All applications must be submitted online at

Scholarships are offered in the following priority sectors:  agriculture, education, governance, health, law and justice, and transport and infrastructure.

Women and people living with disability are encouraged to apply.

Public servants are advised to contact the Department of Personnel Management before submitting an application.

Contact Information

To find out more, visit:

Physical Location

Australian Awards in PNG Information Resource Center

Ground Floor Stage 2, Westpac Building,

Waigani Drive

Port Moresby