Night crowds, Xi’an, by Dimitry B.

It could be worth pursuing a  BHP Billiton Australia China Scholarship, through The Foundation for Australian Studies in China (FASIC).

These scholarships have been established to encourage Australian students and young professionals to pursue specialised study, research and experience in priority areas of interest in the bilateral Australia-China relationship.

Areas of interest are:

  • Sustainability, including climate change, carbon capture storage, low emissions technology, biodiversity, water stewardship
  • Governance, including corporate and local community governance, International Regulatory Systems
  • Economic policy – Free Trade
  • Women in leadership
  • Australian Studies, with the scholarship awarded in this discipline to be known as the BHP Billiton David Walker Scholarship in Australian Studies

The Scholarships have a value of up to A$60,000 per annum and may be payable for up to three years, depending on the successful applicant’s course of study.

For more details , including the selection criteria and application process, download current scholarship info here.


Post by M. Healy, updated by B.Wels