Australia announces Maitri scholar program for Indian students

The Maitrī program is a strong positive for the education sector in Australia, recovering from the economic impacts of COVID-19

Australia announces Maitri scholar program for Indian students
Photo by Vasily Koloda / Unsplash
Photo by Vasily Koloda / Unsplash

On Saturday Australian Minister Marise Payne announced a new education initiative called the Maitri Scholars Program for Indian students in Australia.

Under the Maitri Scholars Program, the Australian government will provide over US$11 million over four years to support Indian students to study at Australia’s world-leading universities.