Make a difference with an Australia Awards Scholarship

Angela Tavares - graduation pic
Alumni of the year

Australia Awards Timor-Leste (AATL) has moved to Timor Plaza since 1st of July 2022, please visit our office on 2nd floor of CBD 5 at Timor Plaza to find out more information about Australia Awards Scholarship (AAS) and Timor-Leste Australia Alumni Association (TL3A).

If you require any advice or assistance for the next selection process please call the scholarship team on 77064302 or 77064305.

Scholarship Opportunities

Australia Awards Scholarships are prestigious international awards offered by the Australian Government to the next generation of global leaders for development. Through study and research, recipients develop the skills and knowledge to drive change and help build enduring people-to-people links with Australia.

Applicants are assessed on their professional and personal qualities, academic competence and, most importantly, their potential to impact on development challenges in Timor-Leste.

Australia Awards Alumni

The Timor-Leste Australia Alumni Association (TL3A) was established in August 2017 with formal ratification in October 2019.  The TL3A Board is supported by Alumni Secretariat Co-ordinator.

Current board members include Caetano Efandy Gomes Pinto (Chair), Carmeneza dos Santos Monteiro (Vice-Chair), Joraida Antonia Guterres Pereira, Luisa Gusmão de Gonzaga and Veneza Maria da Costa Luz Fereirra.

You can find out more about the TL3A and how to get involved via the links below.

English Language Training

Australia Awards Scholarships require candidates to have a high level of proficiency in Academic English and many jobs in Timor-Leste increasingly require English language skills. Our English language training short course provides public servants and people with disabilities with the opportunity to develop their English language speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. Courses are delivered face to face and online and are held Monday to Friday during working hours. Typically a three hour a day commitment is required for the duration of the course which is held over a 3-4 month period. A total of 53 people with disabilities and…