Australia Awards Global Tracer Facility

Australia Awards Global Tracer Facility: Samoa Case Study: Engineering and Information Technology

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Scholarships, Alumni, International students, Developing countries, International aid, International cooperation, Higher education, Gender equity, Information and communications technology, Engineering, Case studies, Impact studies


This report has been developed based on interviews with seven alumni and various stakeholders to examine the long-term outcomes of Australia Awards scholarship alumni from Samoa. The alumni of focus for this Case Study undertook scholarships in Australia in studies relating to engineering and information technology, and graduated between 2011 and 2016. This research was conducted by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s (DFAT) Australia Awards Global Tracer Facility (the Facility) in October 2019.

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Canberra, Australia


Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

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Pacific region, Samoa


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