The Conference Travel Grant scheme awards grants-in-aid to support attendance at conferences which are directly related to an applicant's field of research.

Conference Travel Grants

The Conference Travel Grant Scheme awards grants-in-aid to support attendance at conferences which are directly related to an applicant's field of research.

Conference Travel Grant applications are reviewed by Research Services personnel and must be submitted at least 2 months prior to the conference.

Funding information by Faculty

From 2010 onwards, the Conference Travel Grant scheme will not be funded from the Research Advisory Group (RAG) budget. Some faculties do however provide assistance to researchers to attend conferences.

Please see the table below for more information on how to access these funds.

FacultyScheme StatusHow to Access Funds
Business and Law PVC Funds Contact fbl-research@newcastle.edu.au
Education and Arts Scheme Open See guidelines below
Engineering and Built Environment Scheme Open See guidelines below
Health and Medicine Scheme Open See guidelines below
Science and Information Technology PVC Fund Contact Lina Bozinovska
E:
Lina.Bozinovska@newcastle.edu.au

How to Apply

Specific details regarding eligibility, funding, and information on the requirements for completing an application form are contained in the guidelines documents and should be read carefully, prior to completing the application.

Publication Score

To apply for a Conference Travel Grant, the application will require the applicant's Publication Score. The Publication Score is used to determine the value of Conference Travel Grants.

Visit WARP Information for your Publication Score.

Faculty of Education & Arts Information, Faculty of Health and Medicine, Faculty of Engineering & Built Environment

To apply for a Conference Travel Grant for the Faculty of Education and Arts, the Faculty of Health and Medicine or the Faculty or Engineering and Built Environment, you must submit one signed copy of the Application Form to Research Services.

Documents

Faculty of Education & Arts, Faculty Health and Medicine, Faculty of Engineering & Built Environment ONLY