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Fellowship Program Overview

APAN Fellows Program aim is to promote "Global collaboration" through applicants participation in APAN meetings, which is held twice yearly. It is hoped that the meeting would provide them with the right environment to "network" with other researchers. It is also the intend that the participant will promote Global Collaboration among their local community after the meeting.

Fellowships are offered on a competitive basis, to be chosen from participating economies in APAN. Specifically, students (graduates and undergraduates) are encouraged to apply, although young researchers may be accorded sponsorship. Applicants whose papers are accepted for presentations will have favored status. A short note from the candidate on his/her "Motivation to Participate" may also help the reviewers in their final selection. (Application can be made through meeting webpage on time, please see announcements from time to time)

Eligibility Criteria
  1. Candidate should be citizen of economy of Asia-Pacific region.
  2. Candidate should not be more than 35 years of age as on the last date of receipt of his or her application.
  3. Candidate must belong to University/Research & Development Community/Non-Profit organization.
Application Procedure
Application should be made in the prescribed format which can be downloaded from the upcoming meeting website [29th Sydney APAN Meeting]. Applications involving paper presentations will be given preference. Applications other than prescribed format will not be considered. Application submission later than deadline date will be rejected.
Selection Procedure
Applications will be screened and short listed candidates will be invited to join meeting.
  1. Application Submission
  2. Selection Result
  3. Acknowledgement from selected fellows through email within specified date.
  4. In case of no confirmation of acknowledgment, another waiting list fellow will be selected.
  5. Waiting List announcement
  6. APAN Meeting
Fellowship Fund
SN. Coverage Item
1. Registration Fee   Access to All Sessions/Workshops/Tutorials
2. Accommodation   Twin sharing, check in Monday / check out Thursday.
3. Fooding   Lunches on Tuesday - Thursday and banquet dinner
4. Local Transportation   Allowance for To/Fro Local Airport and accommodation site.
Blacklisting policy
Selected fellows can be enlisted to the blacklist if they check-out their accommodation without informing in advance. All fellows are expected to provide meeting summary report after the meeting.
Other Notes
  1. Fellowship is not transferable.
  2. Airfare is not provided.
  3. Accommodation will be twin sharing but separate for men and women.
  4. Selected fellows are advised to bring his or her passport during the days of meeting.
  5. Attendance during the days of the meeting is must.
If you have any questions, please contact the organizing team at apan29@aarnet.edu.au.

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