SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDs
HSANZ and Charity Partners Scholarships, Fellowships and Grants
HSANZ and their charity partners offer a range of HSANZ funded or co-funded PhD Scholarships, Clinical Fellowships, grants and awards annually, biennially and triennially. HSANZ also awards a number of annual awards and grants associated with the Annual Scientific Meeting: Blood
This year, 2022, we are offering:
Leukemia Foundation / HSANZ New Investigator PhD Scholarships 2022 for 2023
The Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand (HSANZ) and the Leukaemia Foundation are pleased to confirm their partnership and commitment to awarding doctoral scholarships to Australian applicants demonstrating outstanding merit in blood cancer or blood cancer related disorders.
Leukaemia Foundation 2022 PhD Research Priorities
This year, the Leukaemia Foundation and HSANZ will award up to three (3) PhD scholarships to successful applicants whose work aligns with at least one of the Leukaemia Foundation’s following research priorities:
Download and share flyer - LF HSANZ PhD Scholarships Criteria 2022.pdf
Kindly use this coversheet with your application: HSANZ LF Scholarship cover sheet
Applications will close Sunday, 10 July 2022 at 11:59 pm
MADDIE RIEWOLDT’S VISION HSANZ NEW INVESTIGATOR PHD SCHOLARSHIP FOR 2023
The Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand (HSANZ) and Maddie Riewoldt’s Vision (Maddie’s Vision) are pleased to announce their partnership and commitment to awarding a doctoral scholarship to an Australian or New Zealand applicant demonstrating outstanding merit in both acquired and inherited bone marrow failure syndromes and related disorders.
Maddie’s Vision PhD Research Priorities
This year, Maddie’s Vision and HSANZ will award a PhD scholarship to a successful applicant, whose work contributes to innovative scientific research towards finding new treatments and ultimately cures for both acquired and inherited bone marrow failure syndromes, and aligns with the research priorities of the Maddie’s Vision 5 Pillars of Research:
Maddie’s Vision and HSANZ PhD Scholarship will:
Applications must contain a:
Download and share flyer - Final HSANZ Maddie's Vision PhD Scholarship Criteria 2022.pdf
Kindly use this coversheet with your application: MRV HSANZ PhD scholarship application coversheet.pdf
Applications Close: Sunday 10 July 2022 at 11:59 pm AEST
Submitting Electronic (pdf) Applications
Electronic applications, along with all supporting documents should be submitted as a single pdf. The pdf should be named MVHSANZ_PhD2022_[FamilyName] and submitted by email, to HSANZ at firstname.lastname@example.org and Maddie’s Vision at email@example.com
HSANZ New Investigator Clinical Fellowships 2022 for 2023
The Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand (HSANZ) Council is pleased to call for applications for the HSANZ New Investigator Clinical Fellowships to be taken up in 2023.
HSANZ is providing the opportunity for up to two medical graduates to gain clinical or laboratory experience in acknowledged Centres of Excellence located overseas or in Australia and New Zealand. Overseas Centres of Excellence and skill acquisition that is considered important for the advancement of the profession, may be prioritised in the selection process.
Funded by HSANZ and industry, successful applicants will be required to provide a report to the HSANZ council at the end of the funding period.
Clinical Fellowship Value
Each Clinical Fellowship is funded to a total value $60,000 for a period of one year only. Clinical Fellowships must be taken up in 2023.
Clinical Fellowship Eligibility
Applications will close Sunday, 10 July 2022 at 11:59 pm
Albert Baikie Memorial Medal & Award
The Albert Baikie Award is given to recognise the best presentation, either oral or poster, at the Annual Scientific Meeting by a new investigator who is a financial member of the Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand. The winner receives a $5,000 prize and is presented with the Albert Baikie Memorial Medal.
This prestigious award is open to new investigators who were awarded their postgraduate qualification (MSc, FRACP, FRCPA or PhD) within the past 5 years.
Special consideration may be made by Council for those people who wish to apply but who, for other reasons, completed their postgraduate qualification more than 5 years ago.
All applications will be assessed by a subcommittee of the HSANZ and will be judged on the quality and originality of the work and presentation.
The closing date for applications is the same as for abstraction submission and the award is announced on the last day of the annual scientific meeting, Blood2022
Recipients of travel grants are eligible for the Albert Baikie Award but a separate application must be completed for each.
Applications are now open for this award and will close on 18 May 2022.
2023 highlights of ash registration awards
A number of grants are available consisting of free registration and travel support for a Trainee to attend Highlights of ASH (either in person or virtually).
Recipients will be chosen from Abstract submissions, recognising the best presentations either oral or poster at the Annual Scientific Meeting, Blood, by a new investigator who is a financial member of HSANZ. For more information Click on the Blood2022 website
All abstracts that meet the criteria above will be assessed by a sub-committee of the HSANZ Council and will be judged on the quality and originality of the work and presentation. The award is announced during the Blood Meeting. Recipients of travel grants are eligible for Highlights of ASH registration awards.
Following attendance at the meeting recipients are required to submit a brief report outlining their meeting activities and learning experience.
Snowdome Foundation /HSANZ GRANTS
HSANZ /Dr Bob Cannon OAM and Dr Jean Cannon - SNOWDOME FOUNDATION MYELOMA TRAVEL GRANTS 2022
The Snowdome Foundation and HSANZ are pleased to call for applications for up to two (2) travel grants to be taken in 2023.
The Dr Bob Cannon OAM and Dr Jean Cannon - Snowdome Foundation Myeloma Travel Grants are designed to assist Haematology Trainees and Haematology Nurses working and researching in the field of Myeloma to attend a scientific meeting. A maximum of two (2) grants will be awarded.
Applicants must submit an abstract to the Blood 2022 Annual Scientific Meeting. Applicants must be HSANZ members or have applied to be members before submission. (Membership application forms are available on the HSANZ website https://www.hsanz.org.au/apply-for-membership)
Each travel grant will have a maximum value of $2,500.
Applicants must submit an application to HSANZ by 10 July 2022, click here for the application information
Successful applicants will be required to submit a brief 250-word post-conference report summarising:
The report should be sent as a .pdf or .docx file and submitted no later than 4 weeks post conference attended.