EMBL Travel Grants

EMBL Travel Grants

EMBL Travel Grants

Project Description:

In 2010 EMBL Australia was launched, with the goal of strengthening Australia’s global position in life sciences with a research model - focusing on nurturing early-career scientists and making the most of Australia’s scientific infrastructure.

EMBL Australia is sponsoring 10 of the best PhD students in Australia to train at the prestigious European Molecular Biology Laboratory. EMBL has 6 facilities EMBL Heidelberg or EMBL Hamburg (Germany), EMBL Grenoble (France), EMBL-EBI Hinxton (UK), EMBL Rome (Italy) or EMBL Barcelona (Spain).

EMBL offers short courses on a range of topics, including next-generation sequencing and bioinformatics. For a full list of upcoming events, visit: www.embl.de/training/events

Value and Tenure:

Grant value: You can apply for financial support of up to $2,000 for a short visit of up to six weeks during the period 1 July to 31 December 2018.

Other important information:

Funds can be used for any reasonable and relevant expense related to your attendance at EMBL.

This may include but is not restricted to:

  • Flights
  • Accommodation
  • Course fees or conference registration
  • Meals and general expenses

Students must complete this form and ensure a short letter of support is sent by their supervisor to student.admin@emblaustralia.org by 30 April 2018.


Website for scholarship: https://www.move.org.au/

Closing Date:

Applications close at midnight (AEST) on 30 April 2018.
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application in May 2018


For enquiries, contact student.admin@emblaustralia.org

* Always refer to the funding body website for the tenure, current value, and closing date of each opportunity

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