The University of Western Australia $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 The University of Western Australia Aspire Award Winner Dr Amanda Cleaver

Meet Dr Amanda Cleaver, Director of The Raine Medical Foundation, which provides millions of dollars annually to medical researchers conducting life-changing research, and winner of the 2021 The University of Western Australia Aspire Award.

What is the University of Western Australia Aspire Award?

Funded by Business Events Perth, The University of Western Australia (UWA) Aspire Award is a $5,000 scholarship presented to a UWA 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 University of Western Australia Aspire Award and covers air travel, accommodation and registration to 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.