Awards & Travel Grants
The Society makes available a number of awards at the Annual Scientific Meeting. Applications are called for as part of the abstract submission process and are judged at the ASM. Note that in some cases, additional documentation will need to be sent to the SOMANZ office in addition to indicating at abstract submission.
SOMANZ PRESIDENT'S AWARD
The SOMANZ President’s Award will be given to the best oral clinical presentation by a junior SOMANZ member at the Annual Scientific Meeting. The award is for A$1000.00 and will be judged by an expert panel throughout the meeting and awarded on the final day.
SOMANZ ANDREW PHIPPARD MEMORIAL AWARD
The SOMANZ Andrew Phippard Memorial Award will be given to the best oral scientific presentation by a junior SOMANZ member at the Annual Scientific Meeting. The award is for A$1000.00 and will be judged by an expert panel throughout the meeting and awarded on the final day.
SOMANZ BEST POSTER AWARDS
The SOMANZ Best Poster Awards will be available during the Annual Scientific Meeting. Please indicate if you wish to be considered for a Poster Award during the abstract submission process. You must be a junior SOMANZ member to apply. The SOMANZ Poster Awards are to the value of A$500 each.
SOMANZ TRAVEL GRANTS
Applications are invited from junior SOMANZ members to apply for a Travel Grant to attend the Annual Scientific Meeting. The travel grants will be up to the value of A$500. Applicants must be a financial member of SOMANZ at the time of application and be presenting at the meeting. Applications (in the form of a brief letter from a supervisor or department head) should be sent to the SOMANZ Secretariat via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday 12 June 2018. Please use “SOMANZ Travel Grant Application” in the subject line of your email.
Please note that only financial members are eligible to apply for awards and grants. If you are not currently a member, why not apply for membership now:
Applications for 2018 close Tuesday 12 June 2018.
Visit our website for further information: www.somanz.org/asm-grants-and-awards.asp