Student Travel Bursary

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.

Eligibility  

  • 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.

Application Requirements

  • 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

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