Endeavour Leadership Program




All successful Individual Endeavour Leaders will receive:

  • Travel allowance of up to AU$3,000 (with provision to pay up to $4,500 under special circumstances)
  • Establishment allowance of between AU$2000 and AU$4,000
  • Stipend of AU$3,000 per month (maximum amount of $AU36,000 per calendar year up to maximum category duration on a pro-rata basis)
  • Health insurance for the full category duration (Overseas Student Health Cover [OSHC] for international recipients)
  • Travel insurance (excluding during program for international recipients




 International applicants – activity level and duration (undertaken in Australia) ($AUD)

 (up to)
  Total Category Value
Postgraduate (long-term)
Australian Masters or PhD
Up to 2 years for a Masters Up to 4 years for a PhD
​Up to $30,000
per calendar year
Up to $140,500 (Masters) $272,500 (PhD)
Short-term research towards an overseas Masters, PhD  or postdoctoral research
4 - 6 months
Up to $24,500
Vocational Education and Training (VET) 
Australian Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree
1 -  2.5 years
​$6,500 per semester
Up to $131,000
Short-term Professional development
1 -  4 months
Up to $18,500



About International Education Group

The Department of Education and Training works with the education sector, other government agencies and ministries to ensure Australia is recognised as a regional and world leader in education and a partner of choice for international collaboration. The department provides leadership and coordination across government, delivering programs and policies, to support mobility and the global exchange of knowledge.

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