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ASBTE Travel Grants Round 2

The ASBTE will fund Travel Grants of up to $300 each for postgraduate research students and junior post-doctoral researchers to attend TERMIS-AP / 7th Asian Biomaterials Congress to be held at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre on 14-17 October, 2019.

 

Please see the guidelines and application.

Act now as applications close on Monday 2nd of September!!

ASBTE Award of Excellence

The Committee of the ASBTE invites nominations for the ASBTE AWARD of Excellence 2019. This award recognizes a member of ASBTE who has made a significant contribution to the Society and has an outstanding record in developing, maintaining and promoting the goals of the Society. A medal will be awarded to the winner.

Detailed guidelines for nominations can be found here.

Please e-mail nominations to the attention of p.martens@unsw.edu.au on or before 1 March, 2019.

 

ASBTE Lab Travel Grants

The ASBTE will fund one or more Lab Travel Grants (maximum amounts $2,000 for international travel or $1000 for domestic travel) for postgraduate research students and early-career researchers.

The major objectives of these travel grants are to provide students and early-career researchers with:

  • the opportunity to travel to other institutions to develop new collaborations or enhance existing collaborations;

  • increased access to equipment and/or expertise that is not available in their own institution; and

  • the opportunity to interact with groups outside their specific discipline area or culture.

The detailed guidelines (eligibility, submission, and reporting details) can be found here and the application form can be found here. Please read the guidelines carefully as the selection committee will adhere strictly to the guidelines. 

Please e-mail applications to Prof. Neil Cameron (neil.cameron@monash.edu) on or before the deadline of 1 March, 2019.

 

ASBTE Emerging Investigator

 

The Committee of the ASBTE invites nominations for the inaugural ASBTE Emerging Investigator Award. This award recognises an early career researcher, who has demonstrated outstanding research contributions and potential in regard to a future distinguished career in the field of biomaterials and/or tissue engineering. This award will be given every second year.

The award consists of an inscribed medal and a cheque for $1,000 and will be presented at the next ASBTE Conference, where the awardee will be invited to make a keynote speech on their research.

Detailed guidelines for nominations can be found here.

Please send nominations addressing the selection criteria above to the attention of the ASBTE President Dr. Penny Martens p.martens@unsw.edu.au on or before the deadline of 1 March, 2019.

ASBTE Conference Travel Grants

The ASBTE will fund up to 25 Travel Grants of $100 each for postgraduate research students to attend the ECR and Strategy Meeting to be held at the University of New South Wales on 4-5 Apr 2019. This document summarises the eligibility criteria, guidelines for the application and application submission deadlines. The major objectives of these travel grants are to provide students with:

  • financial assistance to attend the ECR and Strategy Meeting, to develop new collaborations or enhance existing collaborations;

  • the opportunity to interact with groups outside their specific research area.

  • financial assistance for members outside the greater Sydney area to travel to the conference.

 

These grants are available solely for the purpose of attending the ASBTE ECR and Strategy Meeting and will not be awarded for any other conference or meeting. The decisions on the Grants will be made by the ASBTE Committee and may vary at the Committee’s discretion.

Detailed guidelines can be found here.

Applications should be submitted as soon as possible by email to Prof. Neil Cameron (neil.cameron@monash.edu) on or before the deadline of 1 March, 2019.

 

See all past ASBTE Award Winners here >>

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