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We are pleased to advise you that, as foreshadowed by the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Stephen Smith in his statement to the Australian Parliament on 8 February this year, applicants from Myanmar can now apply for scholarships to study in Australia. We invite you to share this information with your colleagues and key contacts. Attached is an advertisement for these scholarships.
The Australian Leadership Awards (ALA) Scholarships is one of the scholarship programs under the Australia Awards initiative which was launched by Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd in November 2009. The Scholarships are offered to high achievers from the region to undertake postgraduate study in Australia, at Masters and Doctorate levels.In Myanmar, priority will be given to study programs addressing the following areas: health, water and sanitation, rural development and food security, basic education, protection of vulnerable populations, economic growth, gender, disability or environment.
Applications for ALA scholarships commencing in the 2011 academic year close on June 30. More information on these scholarships can be found at the following website: www.ausaid.gov. au/scholar/ ala.cfm
Email queries about these scholarships should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. au
First Secretary (Humanitarian Assistance Coordinator)
Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID)
88 Strand Road Yangon, Myanmar
Phone:+95 (0) 1 251810 ext 204 I Fax: +95 (0) 1 246159 I Mobile: +95 (0) 95022347
Email: shaanti.sekhon@ dfat.gov. au
Web: www.ausaid.gov. au