Fulbright Anne Wexler Scholarship in Public Policy

Sponsored by the Australian Government, Department of Education and Training

The Fulbright Anne Wexler Scholarship in Public Policy enables an Australian postgraduate student with strong academic credentials and leadership potential to undertake a two year Master’s degree in the U.S. in the area of Public Policy. The scholarship is named for Mrs Anne Wexler in honor of her many contributions to the fostering of Australian-American relations, and supports public policy-related study in a number of key areas including:

  • Health
  • Sustainability
  • Energy
  • Climate change
  • Regional security
  • Education
  • Political science
  • History
  • Governmental relations

Additional Scholarship Benefits

The scholarship package is generous and will be awarded for study undertaken over a maximum two year period.  Benefits are per the Postgraduate general award, in addition to the following:

  • Tuition fees (up to a set limit, paid on receipt of institutional fee statement)
  • Additional health insurance allowance
  • The total package is valued at up to AUD140,000

Please ensure you check the General Terms and Conditions, noting especially that the award is pro-rata.

To apply for this scholarship opportunity, please use the Postgraduate category application form – you will automatically be considered in the general Postgraduate pool, however you will also need to submit additional material. Please see the applicable checklist and PDF instructions for details.