NSA Early-Career Travel Grant

Early Career Travel Grant


This competitive award (with generous financial support by the Australian Nutrition Trust Fund) recognises and encourages original research by student and early-career NSA members.

To be eligible,  the applicant must be a financial NSA member for two years consecutively, was awarded their PhD less than 5 years ago (or has not yet been awarded their PhD), who since January last year has published a nutrition research paper in a high quality international journal. The winner(s) will be selected by an expert NSA committee, on the basis of the paper's scientific quality.

The award provides generous financial support to to contribute to the costs of the recipient attending a nutrition conference (registration, travel, accommodation).

2019 nominations have closed.  Please click HERE for full details of the award, including the application process.

Deadline is COB Monday 29 April 2019. 

NSA Early-Career Travel Grant Recipients

2018    Caroline Giezenaar - see report
2018    Megan Gow - see report
2018    Rebecca Leech - see report
2017    Nicola Bondonno, Simone Peters
2016    Emma Halmos, Katherine Livingstone
2015    Natalie Lister, Catherine Bondonno
2014    Carley Grimes
2013    Amy Ryan, Hayley Scott
2012    Kacie Dickinson
2011    Jessica Biesiekierski, Meika Foster, Melinda Phang
2010    Amina Khambalia, Jiansong Bao
2009    Sarah Cicerale, Sushil Dhital, Niikee Schoendorfer, Flavia Fayet, Kath Markwell, Rebecca Reynolds  
2008    Bianca Benassi, Alexis Hure, Victoria (Vicki) Inglis, Michelle Micallef, Rebecca Reynolds, Lisa Smithers