The Capstone Editing Conference Travel Grant for Postgraduate Research Students

Updated: 3 days ago
Deadline: 20 May 2020

Closing date: 20/05/2020
Applications are open now and closing date is 20th May 2020:
Value of Award: Up to A$3,000
No. of awards: One student per year
Tenure:   To assist in covering the costs of attending a conference in relation to their degree.

The grant can be used for flights, accommodation and conference registration up to a total of A$3,000. It is expected that a student attending a conference internationally may use all the available funds, whereas a student attending a conference domestically will use only part. Students will need to include an itinerary, budget and letter of support from their supervisor in their application.

The purpose of attending the conference should be to assist with the student’s research or professional development. The student does not necessarily have to be presenting a paper or poster at the conference to be eligible to apply for the grant, though it is preferred.

Selection criteria:
  • Before applying for this scholarship, please check your eligibility against these criteria: - You must be enrolled in a postgraduate research degree at an Australian or New Zealand university. - You can be studying internally or externally. - You can be a domestic or international student. - The grant is primarily for full-time students. If you are studying part time, you are only eligible to apply if you can demonstrate carer commitments or a medical condition that prohibit you from studying full time. - You cannot apply if you are an employee or contractor of Capstone Editing (or a family member of an employee or contractor).

General Information:

How do students apply?
To apply for this scholarship, simply complete this form and provide your supporting documents. Please ensure you have checked your eligibility in our terms and conditions. For details on how Capstone Editing protects your personal information, please read our privacy policy.
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Decision makers
The successful applicant will be chosen at the sole discretion of Capstone Editing, and this decision is final.

How and when do students learn of the decision?
The grant will be awarded on 10 June 2020.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?
The Capstone Editing Conference Travel Grant for Postgraduate Research Students is awarded on the basis of both academic merit and financial need.

Additional information
Each application will be carefully assessed.

Who else has information about this award?
If you have any questions, please first visit the Scholarship and Grants Program section of our FAQs. If you still have questions or require any further information after reading our FAQs, you can email [email protected]

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact:

Lisa Lines
Director and Head Editor
Capstone Editing

Tower A Level 5 7 London Circuit

Phone: 1800 224 468

Email: [email protected]

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