Australian PhD students in the life sciences are eligible to apply for one of 10 travel grants of $2000 to attend the 21st EMBL PhD Symposium in Heidelberg, Germany, from 28 to 30 November 2019.
A symposium is an annual event, organized by first-year PhD students, that brings together fellow students from around the world for a three-day series of talks by leading experts and by students themselves. These Travel Grants help cover travel expenses.
Good Opportunity for international students.
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- University or Organization: The Australian Government
- Department: NA
- Course Level: PhD Program
- Award: $2000
- Access Mode: Online
- Number of Awards: Not Given
- Nationality: Applicants from all over the world
- The program can be taken in Germany
- Application Deadline: Open
- Language: English
- Eligible Countries: Grants are open to all scholars.
- Study Subject: The Travel Grants are open to students in almost any field – biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, informatics, engineering and molecular medicine.
- Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- The Travel Grants are open to students in almost any field – biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, informatics, engineering and molecular medicine – who are currently enrolled in a PhD program at an Australian university and have not yet submitted a thesis.
- Applications will be reviewed and ranked solely on the basis of qualification and scientific potential by the EMBL Australia Travel Grant selection committee.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: Students must complete this form and ensure a short letter of support is sent by their supervisor to [email protected] by the deadline.
Benefits:10 PhD Travel Grants are awarded $2000 to attend the 20th EMBL PhD Symposium.