Travel Grants

Pacific Island & South East Asian Travel Grants

Applications for the 2019 Pacific Island & South East Asian Travel Grant program are now open, and will close AEST 17:00 on Tuesday 25 June 2019.

APPLICATION FORM

Eligible Surgeons and Surgical Trainees from across the Pacific Islands and South East Asia are invited to apply for grants valued at up to AUD $5,000 each, to be used towards attending the 2019 GSA ASM – Minimally Invasive Surgery, taking place from 24-27 October in Hobart, Tasmania.

Eligibility 

Applicants must be a permanent resident or citizen of an eligible Pacific Island or South East Asian nation (excluding Australia and New Zealand). Please refer to the Pacific Island & South East Asian Travel Grant Policy for a list of eligible nations and associated terms and conditions.

Value

Up to three Travel Grants will be awarded to successful applicants, with each grant totally a maximum of AUD $5,000.  Each grant is to be used towards travel, accommodation, meeting registration and associated expenses relating to attendance at the 2019 GSA ASM. 

To Apply

Please complete the Travel Grant Application Form and submit along with the following supporting documentation:

  • Letter of application
  • Brief curriculum vitae  
  • Two (2) written professional references 

Please submit your full application and supporting to documentation by email to grants@generalsurgeons.com.au prior to the advertised closing date – AEST 17:00 on Tuesday 25 June.

Please familiarise yourself with the Pacific Island & South East Asian Travel Grant Policy prior to submitting your application.

Enquiries

P +61 3 9249 1246
grants@generalsurgeons.com.au