Announcement!

Applications for Doctorate (PhD) programs in Economics and Governance will open from
15 September to 15 November 2018.

Successful applicants will commence their studies in Australia in June 2019.





Friends in Bicol, the Australia Awards team is coming to Albay soon. Learn more about Australia's prestigious scholarships program and application process during the event.  

Alumni Grants Scheme

Call for Proposals

The Australian Embassy in the Philippines is seeking project proposals from Australia-educated Filipinos under the Alumni Grant Scheme. The Australian Embassy will provide grants up to PHP 200,000 to support projects of up to six months that will contribute to Philippine development goals, draw on Australia Global Alumni education and experience, and strengthen linkages between Australia and the Philippines.

Australia Global Alumni holds Alumni Network Summit

Australia-educated Filipinos recently gathered for a day of knowledge sharing and networking. The Alumni Network Summit focused on the theme “rekindle, re-tool, and reach out”, to provide alumni with new ideas and perspectives and additional motivation to use their Australian education, training, and network to reach higher goals. Alumni volunteers led by Dr. Nikki Gavino, the summit’s conference chair, organised the program and served as session chairs, documenters, and event staff. Read More »

Australian Government supports development of Davao City’s Transport Plan

The Australian Government recently assisted Davao City’s efforts to improve its Comprehensive Transport and Traffic Management Plan (CTTMP) for 2018-2022 with a benchmarking mission to to Brisbane and Gold Coast. Six (6) key officials from Davao City went to the two bustling Australian cities to meet their counterparts and learn how they are meeting the transport and traffic challenges of their communities. Read More »




It’s never too early to start preparing your application for the Australia Awards 2020 intake. To help you come up with a winning application, the secretariat will hold consultation sessions at our office once a month starting in August.  Limited slots available!

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Australia Global Alumni holds Alumni Network Summit

Australia-educated Filipinos recently gathered for a day of knowledge sharing and networking. The Alumni Network Summit focused on the theme “rekindle, re-tool, and reach out”, to provide alumni with new ideas and perspectives and additional motivation to use their Australian education, training, and network to reach higher goals. Alumni volunteers led by Dr. Nikki Gavino, the summit’s conference chair, organised the program and served as session chairs, documenters, and event staff. Read More »

Australian Government supports development of Davao City’s Transport Plan

The Australian Government recently assisted Davao City’s efforts to improve its Comprehensive Transport and Traffic Management Plan (CTTMP) for 2018-2022 with a benchmarking mission to to Brisbane and Gold Coast. Six (6) key officials from Davao City went to the two bustling Australian cities to meet their counterparts and learn how they are meeting the transport and traffic challenges of their communities. Read More »