February 11, 2015

International Travel Grants Closing Soon!

Time is running out for health professionals who work with COPD patients to gain vital extra funding to attend this year’s American Thoracic Society, European Respiratory Society or Asia Pacific Society of Respirology Annual Congress.

These conferences offer excellent opportunities for health professionals to learn about the latest research, medicines, products and services and provide important networking opportunities.

With up to $5,000 available, these Lung Foundation Australia travel grants, funded by A Menarini Australia may be used to cover any or all of the following participant costs to attend the annual congress, including:

  • Return airfares
  • Accommodation for the duration of the conference
  • Travel costs (e.g. taxis, parking)
  • Daily incidentals and meals allowances not to exceed ATO allowances
  • Full Registration

There are three grants available.


One travel grant will be allocated per category below:

  • Young Investigator (Under 40 years)
  • Allied Health/Nursing
  • Primary Care or Rural/Remote location

The closing date for applications is 20 February 2015 at 5pm.

For more information or to apply click here – https://lungfoundation.com.au/current-research-awards/