Australian Feminist Studies’ Conference Travel Award

We warmly congratulate Susannah French (ANU) on receiving this award.


We are delighted to announce the Australian Feminist Studies’ Conference Travel Award.

A conference travel award to the value of AUD$500.00 has been provided by Australian Feminist Studies and will be awarded by the conference conveners to one postgraduate student whose paper has been selected for the conference.

To be considered for the scholarship, you must:

  • be enrolled in a postgraduate course in Australia
  • submit a paper with a feminist focus for presentation at Technicity, Temporality, Embodiment: the 10th International Somatechnics Conference.

Applicants without current scholarship funding will be given preference.

To apply, submit the following with your paper:

  • your details (including whether you already have scholarship funding)
  • a 300 word statement of describing how participation in the conference furthers your research in feminism
  • a list of the costs for which the money will be used.

Email your application to with AFS Travel Award as the subject heading. The closing date for applications and papers is Friday, April 15, 2016.

If awarded the scholarship you will receive:

  • travel funds to the value of AUD$500.00
  • an Australian Feminist Studies latte cup (as seen on Twitter)
  • a prize certificate.