The William Macleay Microbiological Research Fund

The Linnean Society of New South Wales


Grant amount: A $1,200 - A $2,300

Anticipated deadline: Mar 1, 2019

Applicant type: Unaffiliated Researcher Graduate Student Faculty Working Professional Postdoctoral Researcher

Funding uses: Research

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Australia

Location of residency: Australia

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Overview:

Grants are available from the William Macleay Microbiology Research Fund to support original research in an Australian context within the field of Microbiology. 

A grant of up to $2,300 is available to members of the Linnean Society of NSW and $1,200 is available to non-members of the Society.  You can become a member online to be eligible for the $2,300 grant.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Applications will be accepted from postgraduate and Honours degree students at recognised Australian universities who are undertaking full-time or part-time studies with a microbiological emphasis.
  • Applications are also encouraged from amateur or professional microbiologists, whether in employment as such or not, who can demonstrate a level of achievement in original research in microbiology.
  • The Society envisages that grants would normally be used for items such as travel within Australia, equipment, photographic and other expenses.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. Applications are not restricted to members, but other things being equal, members of the Society will be given preference.

Preferences:

  • Applications are not restricted to members, but other things being equal, members of the Society will be given preference.

Ineligibility:

  • Grants cannot be used for subsistence, travel to conferences, or thesis preparation.