The Hamer Scholarships is a language and cultural immersion program designed to build the Asia-engagement capabilities of Victorians and to help strengthen cultural awareness and partnerships between Victoria and Asia. The program provides scholarships for Victorians to undertake intensive language study at nominated universities or institutions in China, Indonesia, Japan and Korea.
The Hamer Scholarships program provides $15,000 each for Japan or Korea. To be eligible for consideration for the scholarship candidates must be: aged 21 or above during the time of submitting the application, Australian citizens or permanent residents (residents of Victoria only), willing to study a language at nominated institution, for at least five months, not in receipt of any other language study grant, funding or scholarship.
Applications will open on 6 February 2017.
For more eligibility criteria and other details, please go to the Business Victoria website.