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CINSW SW-TCRC Conference Support

Round 2 2015


This round of applications close: Friday 25th September 2015

The SW-TCRC will be providing financial support to cancer researchers and clinical professionals to present their work at a National or International conference. Applicants are required to have an abstract accepted for presentation at the conference.

Up to $2,000 is available to attend a conference within Australia and up to $5,000 is available to attend an international conference.

There will be two rounds of Conference Support funding in 2015.
2015 funding round closing dates:
Friday 27th March 2015
Friday 25th September 2015


  • Conference Support awards are open to the following cancer researchers and health professional disciplines:
    • Basic/Biomedical researchers
    • Clinical researchers (Research Fellows, Research Registrars)
    • Medical staff (Registrars in training, Fellows)
    • Nurses working in oncology disciplines (medical, radiation, surgery, haematology or palliative cancer care) or clinical trials
    • Data managers
    • Social workers, Psychologists, Radiation therapists, Medical physicists
    • Other health professionals working in the area of cancer services (e.g. Cancer Genetic Counselors, Pharmacists, Dieticians, Occupational therapists, Physiotherapists or Speech therapists)
  • Applicants should have an abstract accepted for presentation at the conference.
  • Applicants must register for membership of the SW-TCRC.
  • The applicant's primary site of work or training must be a SW-TCRC affiliated institution with at least 12 months employment or training at this site.
  • Cancer researchers and health professionals who have access to other conference and travel funding schemes are not eligible to apply to this scheme.
  • Individuals are only eligible to receive one SW-TCRC Conference Support award in a two year period.