Travel Grants

Pacific Island & South East Asian Travel Grants

Applications for the 2019 Pacific Island & South East Asian Travel Grant program have now closed. 

Please note the following information in preparation of next year’s submission process (please beware that the following is subject to change).

2020 Travel Grants

Eligible Surgeons and Surgical Trainees from across the Pacific Islands and South East Asia will be invited to apply for grants valued at up to AUD $5,000 each, to be used towards attending the 2020 GSA ASM.


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.


Each grant is valued at up to AUD $5,000, which is to be used towards travel, accommodation, meeting registration and associated expenses relating to attendance at the 2020 GSA ASM. 

2020 Application Process

The 2020 Travel Grant Process will open in March 2020.  You will be required to complete the application form and submit along with the following supporting documentation:

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


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