The research reports of the Australia Awards Global Tracer Facility are published on this page.
This research by the Facility is designed to examine the four long-term outcomes of the Australia Awards. These are:
Outcome 1:Alumni are using their skills, knowledge and networks to contribute to sustainable development.
Outcome 2:Alumni are contributing to cooperation between Australia and partner countries.
Outcome 3:Effective, mutually advantageous partnerships between institutions and businesses in Australia and partner countries.
Outcome 4:Alumni view Australia, Australians and Australian expertise positively.
The Facility develops and implements Case Studies and Tracer Surveys to explore the outcomes, experiences and reflections of alumni. Each piece of research focuses on alumni from selected cohorts and/or sectors.
Kenya Case Study, Agriculture and Forestry, alumni from the 1980s and 1990s.
This Case Study was conducted between March and April 2017, focusing on alumni who studied in areas of agriculture, environment and forestry, and completed their award at least 20 years prior to the fieldwork.
China Case Study, Environment and Public Health, alumni of 2007-2010.
This Case Study was conducted in April 2018, focusing on alumni who studied in areas relating to the environment and public health and completed their award at least eight years prior to the fieldwork.
Vietnam Case Study, women in finance and banking, alumni from 1996 to 2004
This Case Study was conducted in October 2018, focusing on the long-term outcomes of alumnae from Vietnam in the finance and banking sectors. The women featured in this report completed their scholarship between 1996 and 2004.
Mozambique Case Study, agriculture, food security and natural resources, alumni from 2001 to 2005
This Case Study was conducted in October and November 2018, focusing on the long-term outcomes of alumni from Mozambique in the fields of agriculture, food secturity and natural resources. The alumni in this report completed their scholarship between 2001 and 2005.
Pakistan Case Study, governance and leadership, alumni from 2001 to 2004
This Case Study was conducted in April and May 2019, focusing on Pakistani alumni who studied in the fields of governance and leadership. The alumni in this Case Study completed their scholarships between 2001 and 2004.
Case Study in Cambodia in public health fields October - November 2018
This report details the outcomes of a Case Study of Australian Government-funded scholarship alumni from Cambodia. Alumni interviewed in this Case Study completed their studies between 1996 and 2006 in the field of public health.
Case Study in Papua New Guinea in information and communication technology June 2019
This report is based on interviews with eight alumni and key stakeholders to examine the long-term outcomes of Australian Government scholarship alumni from Papua New Guinea during the period of 1996-2005.