NOTE: applications for the first round of the 2019 Program have now closed. Applications for the second round of the 2019 Program will open in April/May 2019.
The NSW Department of Industry, through the Office of the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer, is again offering grants to support research conferences to be held in New South Wales.
This round of the Conference Sponsorship Program is open to individuals or organisations hosting conferences between January and December 2019.
Successful applicants will be awarded funding of up to $10,000 each, depending on the overall quantity and quality of grant applications received in this round. The total funding pool in this round is $150,000.
The Conference Sponsorship Program is highly competitive and, as such, applications will be judged not solely on their own merit, but in relation to other applicants. The judging panel comprises NSW Office of Science & Research staff, as well as other independent panellist/s.
For further information about the Conference Sponsorship Program, including eligibility and section criteria, please refer to the Guidelines for Applicants – Conference Sponsorship Program available for download at the below link.
Applications open: Monday 15 October 2018
Applications close: COB Friday 9 November 2018
Applicants notified: Early December 2018
Application forms and guidelines
Conference Sponsorship Program Application Form
Tips for conference applicants
In a highly-competitive round, the judging panel will give special consideration to conferences that:
Office of the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer
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