Edith Cowan University $5,000 Aspire Award

Business Events Perth’s Aspire Awards support Western Australian researchers, academics and professionals to attend an international business event or conference of their choice. For more than two decades, the Aspire Awards have helped Western Australians share knowledge and connect with industry leaders all over the world, highlighting Western Australian expertise at international conferences.

2021 Edith Cowan University Aspire Award Winner Dr Sanjay Kumar Shukla

Meet Dr Sanjay Kumar Shukla; Associate Professor of Civil Engineering and Research Group Leader of ECU's Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Engineering Research Group, who's work is leading to a more sustainable future for the mining and resources industry, and winner of the 2021 Edith Cowan University Aspire Award.

What is the Edith Cowan University Aspire Award?

Funded by Business Events Perth, the Edith Cowan University Aspire Award is a $5,000 scholarship presented to an Edith Cowan staff member to assist in their professional development by attending an international conference in their chosen field of endeavour.

What can the $5,000 scholarship be used for?

The scholarship can be used within three years of receiving the Edith Cowan University Aspire Award and covers air travel, accommodation and registration at a relevant international conference to a maximum of $5,000 (exclusive of applicable GST). The funds are provided upon receiving paid receipts/invoices for the above mentioned expenses.