Grants and Awards

Grants and Awards in Canadian Studies

ACSANZ 2015 Postgraduate Travel Grant:

$2500 (AUD)

ACSANZ invites applications from postgraduate students for its 2015 Postgraduate Travel Grant.

Valued at $2500(AUD), the Grant is intended to assist emerging researchers in attending a conference or undertaking academic research in Canada.

The Grant is open to ACSANZ members who are enrolled full-time in a PhD or Masters program in Australia and New Zealand, and whose research has at least 30% Canadian content.

The successful applicant will also have the opportunity to work with the Editor of Australasian Canadian Studies with a view to publishing their research as a refereed article in the Association’s journal.

Applications should include:

  • A description of your project and the conference and/or research you are interested in undertaking (up to 500 words)
  • Conference abstract and acceptance (if appropriate)
  • A two-page resume
  • Name and contact details of an academic supervisor

Applications should be sent to by November 24th, 2015.

70% of the Grant will be awarded in advance, with the remaining 30% issued on receipt of proof of appropriate expenses (airfare, accommodation, conference registration, etc.).

Applicants will be notified of the result on or before December 15th, 2015.