top of page

Apply for the Endeavour Leadership Program in Australia By November 15, 2018

Brief Description: The Australian Government Department of Education and Training administers the Endeavour Leadership Program.The Endeavour Leadership Program aims to enhance Australia's reputation for excellence in international education through the continued internationalization of the education, training and research sectors. The objectives of the ELP are to contribute to the implementation of Government policy priorities, by increasing international research and education engagement between Australia and priority  countries in key fields of education, research and innovation. The ELP offers achieving individuals from Australia and overseas the opportunity to develop their knowledge and expertise and build institution-to-institution connections and create the next generation of international education and research leaders across a wide variety of professional fields. This program focuses on Masters and PHD program of any field if selected.

Target Group: international candidates

Location: Australia

Funding Package: The Endeavour Leadership Program provides opportunities for established and emerging leaders to undertake a global mobility experience, within their study, research or professional field.

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

  • Individual Endeavour Leaders undertaking postgraduate research or vocational education and training will also receive tuition fees paid up to the maximum study/research duration on a pro-rata basis. Tuition includes student service and amenities fees

Read more here


As international recipients, you need to:

  • Undertake the entire leadership activity in Australia

  • Abide by the conditions of the visa on which they entered Australia

  • Not hold citizenship/dual citizenship or permanent residency of Australia

  • Check out the detail and other requirement before applying

Application open: September 20, 2018

Application deadline: November 15, 2018

To apply, check here

For more information, frequently asked questions and guidelines, please check here


bottom of page