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Lao Women in Leadership Program 2019


Laos Australia Institute, funded by The Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, are pleased to announce a Women in Leadership Program. The Program will offer Laos Australia women alumni an exciting professional development opportunity. Applications now open for the Women in Leadership Program commencing in September 2019. Applications close at 5pm (Lao time) 14 August 2019. Download the Brochure here.

AAS Intake 2020

  1. 370 applications were received from the start date 1st February to 30th April 2019. All applications were carefully checked for eligibility, and then an independent panel scored eligible applications based on the assessment criteria.
  2. 54 shortlisted candidates were invited to the interview round which were held at the Laos Australia Institute from 22 to 26 July 2019.
  3. LAI will hold a session for unsuccessful candidates (venue, time and date to be determined) where general information on reasons why an application is or is not successful.


LANS Intake 2019-2020

  1. LANS applications will open from 2 to 30 September 2019.
  2. The Government of Australia invites Lao students who have been newly accepted into the National University of Laos and the Souphanouvong University to apply for a LANS scholarship.
  3. Applications are strongly encouraged from women, ethnic minority groups and people with disability.