2018 EMCRA Travel Award

We are delighted to announced that EMCRA are inviting applications for two travel awards, valued at $1000 each. The purpose of these awards is to support early-mid career researchers who have been unsuccessful with acquiring travel support in the last 12 months.


  1. Applicants must be level A/B research fellows employed in the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Melbourne.
  2. Applicants must spend the award funds by the 31st December 2018.
  3. Applicants who have received a travel award from any organisation in the past 12 months are ineligible.

Assessment criteria:

  1. Scientific excellence and clarity of abstract.
  2. Likely professional benefits of the applicants' proposed travel.

Application instructions: Applicants are to complete all fields of the application form.

Value: Two awards of $1000 each are available.

Apply here

Applications are due by 5pm on Wednesday 17 October 2018.

Best of luck with your applications. Please direct any queries to sbs-emcra@unimelb.edu.au.


Susan, Katrina, Jess and Nick

2018 EMCRA co-chairs, on behalf of the EMCRA Steering Committee

2018 EMCRA Travel Award flyer (PDF 456.6 KB)