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Funding applications are limited to the pre-approved conferences and is awarded on a merit basis. Submission of this form does not guarantee funding will be available. Students may have to co-contribute to the conference if the allocated funding does not cover the entire cost.

The University can organise your conference travel on your behalf.

The pre-approved conferences
2nd Annual USC Student Leadership Symposium

Student Representatives, Leaders and Volunteers from all USC campuses are invited to attend this prestigious event where you will develop valuable professional and leadership skills. The 2019 Student Leadership Symposium has the theme ‘Employability and Leadership’.  USC Students are also provided the opportunity to present to their peers at our ‘round table’ session. Students will enhance their leadership skills and develop peer partnerships.

USC provides the sponsorship opportunity for 80 students to attend the Symposium up to the value of $5,000.

EOI NOW CLOSED FOR 2019

ANZSSA Conference

The Australia and New Zealand Student Services Association looks at student success and the overall student experience, the conference is aimed at widening perspectives of student success both within and outside of the classroom. The Conference is held 9-11 December, University of Otago, New Zealand.

USC has a sponsorship opportunity for one student to attend the conference up to the value of $2,500.

EOI CLOSES 1 September 2019

CAPA Conference

The Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations is a membership based non-profit organisation that represents of 400,000 postgraduate students studying across 28 institutions. CAPA provides a link between postgraduate students and the Federal government and other higher education bodies.

USC has sponsorship opportunities available for two postgraduate students to attend the 2019 CAPA Annual Council Meeting as representatives of the University and the Postgraduates Students Association, up to the total value of $2,150.

EOI NOW CLOSED FOR 2019

Equity Practitioners in Higher Education (EPHEA)

Equity Practitioners in Higher Education Australasia is the professional association for equity practitioners with the aim to promote cultural change and environments to value and respect diversity within tertiary education institutions. The 2019 EPHEA conference is themed Enabling Excellence through Equity and will be held from 24-27 November at the University of Wollongong Innovation Campus.

USC has a sponsorship opportunity for one student up to the value of $1,075.

EOI CLOSES 1 September 2019

HERDSA Conference

The Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia is an international association dedicated to the advancement of the higher and tertiary education sector by disseminating research and developing strong academic communities. The 42nd annual HERDSA conference will be held 2-5 July 2019 at the University of Auckland, New Zealand with the theme Next Generation, Higher Education: Challenges, Changes and Opportunities.

USC has a sponsorship opportunity available for one undergraduate student to attend the conference up to the value of $2,500.

EOI NOW CLOSED FOR 2019

Indigenous Higher Education Conference

The Indigenous Higher Education Conference is a forum in which students and other educational stakeholders meet to share knowledge and information and assist to improve educational outcomes for Indigenous Students in tertiary education.

USC has two sponsorship opportunities for students to attend the conference up to the total value of $2,150.

EOI NOW CLOSED FOR 2019

SaP Roundtable

Students as Partners is an initiative that puts students in the front seat when it comes to decision making around learning, teaching and university decision-making. Friday 2 August 2019 at the University of New South Wales (Kensington campus).

USC has sponsorship opportunities available for two students to attend up to the total value of $2,150.

EOI NOW CLOSED FOR 2019

Student Leader Global Summit

The International Association of Student Affairs and Services hosts an annual Student Leader Global Summit to provide a platform and networking opportunity for intercultural communication between higher education students. The goal of the summit is to discuss student governance, leadership and social justice. The 2019 summit will be held from 24-26 June in Stellenbosch, South Africa.

USC has a sponsorship opportunity for one student to attend the summit up to the value of $2,500.

EOI NOW CLOSED FOR 2019

TEQSA Conference

The Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency is an independent national agency to regulate the higher education industry and protect the interests of students as well as the reputations of Australian Universities. The 2019 TEQSA conference will be the fourth annual event and will focus on enhancing the university experience through several key themes. TEQSA is held November 27-29 2019 in Melbourne.

USC has sponsorship opportunities for one undergraduate and one postgraduate student up to the value of $4,350.

EOI CLOSES 1 SEPTEMBER 2019

UN Peace Summit of Emerging Leaders

The Peace Summit of Emerging Leaders is a three-day international conference that aims to engage youth leader delegates as Humanitarian Affairs Peace Ambassadors, who will return to their institutions to encourage others to build inclusive societies and promote sustainable peace around the world.

USC has a sponsorship opportunity for one student to attend the 2019 summit up to the value of $2,500.

EOI NOW CLOSED FOR 2019

University Scholars Leadership Symposium

The University Scholars Leadership Symposium is an annual conference held each year in a developing Asia-Pacific country and attended by more than 500 world class university institutions. The conference aims to unlock potential as well as confidence, goal-setting capabilities, self-reliance and independence. The 2019 conference is to be held at the Istana Budaya (Palace of Culture) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

USC has a sponsorship opportunity for one student aged between 18 and 30 to attend the symposium up to the value of $2,500.

EOI NOW CLOSED FOR 2019

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