Applications will be shortlisted after eligibility checking, and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The selection process includes an interview and take into account the principles of merit and equity and will be carried out jointly on behalf of the Australian and Indonesian Governments by an independent team of Indonesian officials and academics working in partnership with Australian academics to evaluate and rank candidates.
The team members will all hold Doctoral degrees obtained in Australia or be Doctoral graduates with long-term experience in the Australian university system.
The process aims to identify candidates most likely to succeed in academic studies in an Australian course who will then make a substantial contribution in Indonesia. Applicants will be assessed against the following criteria:
- Academic competence
- Potential outcome, specifically the contribution to development outcomes in Indonesia
- Professional and personal leadership attributes including relevant work experience.
Successful candidates will be notified no later than August 2022.