When it comes to scholarships for Australian Students, the New Colombo Plan (NCP) is the all-inclusive Indo-Pacific, Asian experience. We’ve heard from many scholars about their transformative study and work stories in the region, but where are they now? Coming back home after a whirlwind exchange or international internship is arguably the hardest part of…

  Summer school is probably not on top of most young people’s mind when they think of summer, but trust us, summer school in Asia is something you’ve got to do! Imagine yourself in July next year knocking back an Asahi or Korean Soju with classmates, feasting on amazing local food, or exploring the local surroundings on weekends in…

  Deciding to live in another country for seven months was quite possibly one of the biggest decisions I’ve had to make and to be honest it could have been the best or the worst decision pending how the experience was. I was very fortunate to receive the Prime Minister’s Australia Asia Award to study…

  Hong Kong is well regarded in Asia for their level of excellence in education and Australian post-student candidates with an interest in the region should certainly take note of the research grants offered by the Hong Kong University Grants Committee.   Scholarship Description Candidates who are seeking admission as new full time PhD students…

In April 2011 I conducted my first internship abroad at the Australian Chamber of Commerce (Hong Kong and Macau Chapter) located in Hong Kong, as an Intern Communications Assistant. I conducted my internship after completing a semester of university exchange at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, in which I was studying Chinese culture and Chinese history as part of the RMIT University Bachelor of International Studies.