Other funding available

There are many other opportunities provided by our overseas partners to support UOW students studying overseas. These are usually limited in number and some require an application and selection process.

Current opportunities

Nicolas Baudin Travel Grants
The Embassy of France in Australia supports student mobility from Australia to France through the Nicolas Baudin Program, named for the French explorer and botanist who in 1802, at the same time as Matthew Flinders, charted the coast of New Holland (Australia).

  • Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant
    The Travel Grant covers the cost of a return flight ticket between Australia and France (up to the value of €1450, or AUD$2500)
  • Nicolas Baudin Internships in France Initiative
    • The Internship covers the cost of a return flight ticket between Australia and France (up to the value of €1450, or AUD$2500).
    • The host institution in France provides the Australian student intern with a mandatory internship stipend (minimum of 560€ per month according to current internship laws in effect).
    • The participating home university in Australia provides the Laureate with an additional grant to help cover their daily costs during their stay in France ($2500).

Chinese Language and Cultural Immersion Programs (Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities)
Explore the richness of Chinese language and culture through our immersive study programs at renowned universities in China. Enjoy scholarships up to $5000 for short-term programs during June and July 2024 and $7000 for semester-long exchanges in 2025. Earn credits towards UOW undergraduate programs while experiencing vibrant cities and engaging with international companies.

Host Universities:

  • Shanghai International Studies University,
  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University,
  • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics,
  • Shanghai University of International Business and Economics, or
  • Wuhan University

Register interest online, for more details reach out to Associate Professor Xiaoping Gao at xiaoping@uow.edu.au
The expression of interest deadline for 2024 programs are due by 10 April 10 2024. DEADLINE EXTENDED 25 April 2024

Funded Faculty Study Tours
There are several study tour programs offered through different faculties that are funded by NCP. On the back is a brief list of some of these funding opportunities offered in 2024.

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

  • University of French Polynesia Study Tour Program
  • Shanghai International Studies University Winter Program
  • Social Work in Fiji and Vanuatu Study Tour Program
  • Solomon Islands Study Tour Program

Business and Law

  • Business Study Tour in Malaysia
  • Business Study tour in China
  • Business Study Tour in Japan
  • Malaysian Law Internship Program

Engineering and Information Sciences 

  • Cross Cultural Summer School in China or India
  • Renewable Energy Development in China Study Tour

Science, Medicine and Health 

  • Taipei Medical University Program in Taiwan

Please contact your Faculty international office for more information.

For more information on any of these opportunities contact the Office of Global Student Mobility.