2x $1000 Carer Travel Scholarship will be available for students and early-mid career researchers who are the primary carer of one or more children under 5 years of age, to assist in the care of children while the recipient attends the conference.

Criteria for the Award: 

• Financial member of SMHR at the time of application

• Current PhD student or graduated from PhD within past 10 years (letter of conferral received after 30/11/2013)

• Primary carer of one or more children under 5 years of age.

• The award can be used in whatever way is best for the recipient’s personal circumstances (e.g. it could be used to fund a companion to join them at the conference to look after a child/ren, or for additional days of childcare.

Obligations: The successful applicant is required to attend the 2023 SMHR Conference. 

Award Sponsor: The Society for Mental Health Research

Nominations should be sent with subject heading “Career Travel Scholarship” to:
The SMHR Association Office via – 

Due date: 15 September 2023 by 5pm AEST

Application form: Carer Travel Scholarship