Awards

Career development awards 

The Lorne Infection and Immunity Conference is pleased to offer three Career Development Awards to postdoctoral researchers.  The purpose of these awards is to assist early career researchers who have contributed to their discipline to further their careers by attending the Lorne Infection and Immunity conference.

APPLICANT CRITERIA INCLUDES:
- Applicants must be within 6 years of their PhD being awarded, career disruptions being considered
- Applicants must have submitted an abstract for consideration as an oral presentation prior to Wednesday 13th December 
- Applicants must complete the form available on the conference website

AWARDS ARE PROUDLY SPONSORED BY THE VICTORIAN INFECTION AND IMMUNITY NETWORK, THE AUSTRALIAN INFECTIOUS DISEASES RESEARCH CENTRE, AND THE LORNE INFECTION AND IMMUNITY CONFERENCE

Award details:

The three successful applicants will receive full registration (priced at $630 each) at the Lorne Infection and Immunity conference, 14-16 February 2018.  If the successful applicants(s) have already paid for registration at the conference, then their payment will be refunded.

Applicants must have completed their PhD within the last six years (with allowances for career disruptions).  Past recipients of a VIIN Career Development Award are not eligible.

The committee reserves the right not to award a prize or prizes at their discretion.

Applicants need to submit the following application form to info@viin.org.au by midnight Wednesday 13 December.

Applications will be assessed by members of the Lorne Infection and Immunity organising committee and applicants will be notified of the outcome by email as soon as possible after the submission deadline.

Email info@viin.org.au for further information and to submit your application form.  If you have any trouble submitting your application or do not receive a confirmation email within 48 hours of your submission, please email deborah.bianco@hudson.org.au

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM.