Travel Awards

Travel Awards Scheme for Students and Early Career Researchers

In 2014 funding assistance has been made available to support travel for students and early career researchers based at a QTHA partner institution to:

  • Undertake researcher exchange at QTHA partner institutions.
  • Attend the QTHA Annual Conference.
  • Attend any relevant conference or meeting being held in Queensland in the same year of the Travel Award grant application (2014) that is relevant to QTHA research themes.

Applications for 2014 QTHA Travel Awards are now open until 19th August 2014. Download a copy of the QTHA Travel Award guidlines, download the QTHA Travel Award application form and email to email/Lisa.Jones1)( by 19th August 2014.

In 2013 the successful Travel Award winners were:


  • Dr Helma Anthony, James Cook University, Postdoctoral Scientist 
  • Dr Suchithra (Sue) Naish , QUT, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • Dr Nestor Rulli, Griffith University, Postdoctoral Researcher 
  • Dr Adam Taylor, Griffith University, Research Fellow 

    In 2012 the successful Travel Award winners were:

    • Fiona Baird, James Cook University
    • Jodie Morris, James Cook University 
    • Alanna Cooper, James Cook University
    • Helma Anthony, James Cook University
    • Bernadette Rogerson, James Cook University
    • Elecia Johnston, James Cook University
    • Kelly Hodgson, James Cook University
    • Devagi Kanakaraju, James Cook University
    • Adam Taylor, Griffith University

    Download the 2012 QTHA Travel Award report.

    In 2011 the successful Travel Award winners were:

    • Hayley Joseph, James Cook University
    • Dulangi Sumanadasa, Queensland Institute of Medical Research
    • Conan Wan, Griffith University
    • India Bohanna, James Cook University
    • Franziska Bieri, Queensland Institute of Medical Research
    • Leigh Schulte, Queensland Institute of Medical Research
    • Jan Robertson-McMahon, James Cook University
    • Sandip Kamath, James Cook University
    • Shruti Saptarshi, James Cook University
    • Shanshan Sun, James Cook University

    Download the 2011 QTHA Travel Award report.

    For more information about the Travel Award Scheme email Lisa Jones email/Lisa.Jones1)(



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