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AMMS is pleased to offer bursaries to assist our Australian members in attending the biannual AMMS conferences.

How to apply

Email your application/nomination with supporting documentation to the AMMS Secretary. Applicants for all awards must be financial members of AMMS. Bursaries deadlines are aligned with the conference deadlines. The next ACMM conference coincides with the International Microscopy Congress, which will take place in September 2018. For conference key dates see our Events page or the relevant conference website.

Australian Bursaries

AMMS is pleased to offer bursaries to our Australian members to assist them in attending the biannual AMMS conferences.

To be eligible, members must be:

  • Higher degree research students (HDRS)
  • Early career researchers (ECR) within 5 years of being awarded their PhD at the time of the conference
  • Junior technical staff (JTS) within 5 years of commencing employment in this role at the time of the conference.

To apply, the information listed below must be provided to the AMMS Secretary.

  • A cover letter clarifying their status as either a HDRS, ECR or JTS at the time of the conference, with evidence that they meet the criteria for an AMMS bursary.
  • An academic curriculum vitae, including contact details, educational background, awards and publications.
  • A copy of the abstract submitted (or to be submitted) to ACMM.
  • A letter of support from their supervisor.
  • A copy of ACMM conference registration Travel invoices must be provided at the conference.

Travel invoices must be provided at the conference.

Trans-Tasman Bursary (ECRs)

To further cooperation between microscopists in Australia and New Zealand.

Sponsored by ProSciTech, this Bursary is intended to further cooperation between microscopists in Australia and New Zealand. For more details on this special bursary, see the Awards page.

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