The purpose of the bursary is to allow students to have access to information of particular value for research in their final year; for future clinical career decisions; for fostering inter-professional relations and patient care.
- Must be a Canadian citizen or resident
- Students in a Canadian audiology program attending their penultimate year of study (at the time of the meeting they will be attending and for which the travel bursary is being given)
- Canadian students who are studying audiology abroad, any year
- Non-audiology students who want to attend the conference if the award selection committee deems the application suitable. Some examples of non-audiology categories are: engineers focused on hearing instrument design; SLP students interested in audiology topics; ENT residents; and students studying psychoacoustics or the emotional impact of hearing loss.
- Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of Canada
- Applicant must be enrolled in the Fall as a student in a career program
- Applications must include
- A short essay (500-‐1000 words) explaining why attendance at the conference is of benefit to the applicant. The merit of the essay will be the method of selecting the successful bursary award winner.
- Estimated cost of transportation and accommodation.
Essay Question: What Attendance at this Conference Means to Me