LogoBy M Saraswathy. The New Colombo Plan, an initiative of Australian Govt, aims to lift knowledge of the Indo Pacific in Australia. Undergraduate students in Australian universities may soon have an opportunity to pursue internship programmes in India under a new initiative. The New Colombo Plan which offers Australian undergraduates new opportunities for prestigious scholarships and grants for study and internships/ mentor programmes in the Indo Pacific region will include India too in the near future. More...