ILWS - Charles Sturt University
ILWS - Charles Sturt University

Category C Professional Development

Category C: Professional development, conference attendance and training

Category C funding is to support individual members in terms of their professional development as researchers. This includes conference attendance (where the applicant presents a paper), participation in training programs that enhance research skills, and travel to spend time with research collaborators at other universities/institutions.

Funding up to $5,000 is available per application and will be allocated on a competitive basis.  Early and mid-career ILWS researchers (Levels A, B and C) will receive priority consideration. Only one application may be made by each member.

This form should be submitted to
Make sure you have completed all boxes and checked with your EDRS supervisor

Criteria for Assessment

Applications across each category will be assessed on:

  • Aims and expected outcomes are clearly defined and align with ILWS research themes
  • Demonstration of a clear strategy for developing and improving the applicant’s and/or ILWS’s research capacity and/or capability
  • Promotion of the development of functional multidisciplinary research teams
  • Inclusion of early and mid-career researchers

Value for money and any co-funding

Application Information - please answer all questions
Include how they align with the ILWS Research Themes
Name of conference
Conference location
Conference Start Date *
Conference End Date *
This person will be required to endorse your application