Student Travel Grants

Important Dates
Paper submission: Now closed
Paper decisions: 8 Aug 2016
Final submission: 5 Sep 2016
12 Sep 2016
Registration: Now open
Early-bird closes: 12 Sep 2016
Tutorials: 28 Nov 2016
Conference: 29 Nov -
1 Dec 2016

Student Travel Grants

ISGT Asia 2016 is pleased to announce funding support for eligible and well-deserving Masters and PhD students who wish to attend the conference. Eligibility requirements are: Continuing Masters or PhD Student, and MUST be an IEEE PES student member from the Asia Pacific Region (R10), with a valid, current IEEE PES membership number.

Financial assistance of up to A$300 is available to the students attending the conference. The assistance is given to partially pay for the cost of registration and accommodation. Support is available for approximately thirty students. Preference will be given to students presenting a paper, the name of the student in the authorship order, single author or multiple authors, the economic status of the country of the university and distance from Melbourne, if any financial assistance has been provided by the IEEE in the past, and the stage in the degree program. Actual receipts will be required from the successful applicants.

The deadline for submission is 20 September 2016.

Eligible students may apply by:

  • filling out and signing the application form: Download here
  • providing a supporting e-mail from their supervisor

Please email both of the above in a single email to the Student Travel Grants Chair, A/Prof. Hemanshu Pota, at with the subject line “Student Travel Grant Application”.