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.

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.

THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA ASPIRE AWARD WINNER 2020

“Attending this conference will allow me to meet well-established researchers from all around the world, attend their lectures and tutorials, learn from the world’s best researchers, see the latest research findings and network with other fellow researchers in the field.”

— DR SAE CHI, THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA ASPIRE AWARD WINNER 2020