Australia Award Scholarship Intake 2018

This year @AustraliaAward Scholarships has mobilised 69 new awardees from across Bangladesh to undertake master’s degree study at 16 different universities in Australia. Making up this group of potential future leaders are:

34 women and 35 men

two people with disability

two people from ethnic backgrounds

51 people are from the public sector, Bangladesh Cadre Service

five people are from the private sector

13 people are from civil society

Their chosen fields of study are:

12 – governance

19 – economic growth

seven – education

two – gender equity and social inclusion, including disability

three – health

three – rural development/ regional stability

12 – environment

six – infrastructure

three – water and sanitation

one – disaster risk reduction

two – food security