Australian Government Department of Environment and Heritage

Australian Biological Resources Study

Bursaries for student travel conference support awardsPlease Note: The closing date for the next Bursary round is 10 March 2005. Also 10 September 2005.

Applicants must be enrolled at an Australian institution, but do not necessarily have to be a permanent resident of Australia.

ABRS offers financial support to postgraduate students in Australian institutions to travel to a national or international conferences relevant to both the student's research program in systematics or taxonomy and the Aim and Objectives of the ABRS. A maximum of $1000 is available for an international conference and $500 for travel within Australia. Up to $10 000 is available each year for these awards.

  The Bursaries Guidelines and Application form package, and the Conditions of Award are available from this link.  
SOURCE :: Large Centepede Picture - Family Scolopendridae, Cormocephalus sp. Courtesy of Anne Hastings and Matt Colloff (CSIRO Entomology) ::
:: Small Invertebrate Pictures - Courtesy of Paul Sunnucks (La Trobe University) and Chris Lambkin (CSIRO Entomology) ::
:: Canberra Pictures - ::