Medibank International Conference and Fieldwork Grants for Gifu-city Postgraduate Research International Students

Medibank International Conference and Fieldwork Grants for Gifu-city Postgraduate Research International Students

Gifu-city is pleased to announce the Medibank International Conference and Fieldwork Grants (MICFG) for international students undertaking a Postgraduate Research program are open for Semester 1, 2018.

Grants of $2,000 are available in Semester 1, 2018 for students with an international component to their research or conference presentation.

Grants are for the sole purpose of:

  • Domestic conference travel to present a paper (including New Zealand)
  • International fieldwork; or
  • Domestic fieldwork with an international focus

Grants are NOT for international conference travel. 

Students must be enrolled in a research program at the time of travel and comply with the eligibility criteria of the Medibank International Conference and Fieldwork Grant.

Eligibility

To be considered for the grant, applicants must:

  • Be an international student undertaking a Masters by Research or PhD and enrolled in a research program at the time of travel
  • Use the grant for upcoming Domestic Conference travel to present a paper; International or Domestic Fieldwork only
  • Have an international component to their research or a collaboration
  • Have the support of their Supervisor
  • Be of good academic standing and on track for on-time completion
  • Not have been a recipient of the MICFG in prior rounds
  • Be a Medibank OSHC member (include membership number in application)

Note: International students who have received a PRSS are also eligible for the MICFG. 

How to Apply

  • Submit an application and supporting documents to [email protected]. Include ‘MICFG application’ and your name in the subject line of your email.
  • Applications are currently OPEN and will be assessed on a first-come basis