This award (x2) includes an economy class return airfare to attend an international infectious diseases meeting, accommodation and registration up to a total value of $5,000. All advanced trainees who are training in infectious diseases or microbiology with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) or the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA) and who have ASID Associate membership, are eligible to apply (except previous winners) and are judged on the basis of their previous year's Project Report submitted to the RACP or RCPA. Late applications will not be accepted and applicants must be ASID members. Also, applicants must advise the secretariat if they receive any other funding for this trip before or during their application.
Receipts (tax invoices for claims in Australian dollars) will be required to claim reimbursement of actual expenses and currency of each claim should be clarified.
Applicants should email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org :-
- letter of application
- current CV
- copy of previous year’s Project Report submitted to RACP or RCPA;
- a statement, signed by the supervisor, outlining the contribution of the trainee to the project.
Deadline for 2014 Award: Thursday 31 October 2013
Winners - 2013
Suman Majumdar and Benjamin Teh
Winners - 2012
Kathryn Daveson and Paul Griffin
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