Perron Institute $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 Perron Institute Aspire Award Winner Dr Sarah Hellewell

Meet Dr Sarah Hellewell; a neurotrauma researcher who is working to understand the deeper impact of concussion to the brain, and winner of the 2021 Perron Institute Aspire Award.

What is the Peron Institute Aspire Award?

Funded by Business Events Perth, the Perron Institute Aspire Award is a $5,000 scholarship presented to a Perron 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 Perron Institute 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.