About Travel Awards  

  • The Hamlyn Symposium Travel Awards are available for student researchers to assist their attendance at the annual Hamlyn Symposium.  
  • Grants will be awarded up to $500 USD each. This does not cover the registration fee for the Symposium.  

Eligibility Criteria  

Full time student status at the time of paper submission. (Notes: If you are no longer a full time student, you must explain your new circumstances).  
First authorship on a paper. Strong preference will be given to papers involving multidisciplinary collaborations.

How to apply  

Your Application package should contain the following documents, in PDF format:  

  • A short CV, including a full publication list  
  • A short statement (no more than 500 words) of your current research and how your current research can benefit from this travel award to Hamlyn Symposium. 
  • E-mail your application package to Hamlyn Centre Administrator at hamlyn-robotics@imperial.ac.uk no later than 31st May 2018. In the subject field, write “Hamlyn Symposium Student Travel Award Application”. 

Application Deadline  

  • All applications must be emailed to Hamlyn Centre Administrator (click on to link to hamlyn-robotics@imperial.ac.uk) before 31st May 2018. Please use “Hamlyn Symposium Student Travel Award Application” in the subject line.  
  • The grant applications will be reviewed by a committee comprising of representatives of the Hamlyn Symposium PC Members and Senior Organising Committee Members. The award will be paid to you by bank transfer.