Are you interested in organising a mathematical sciences workshop
to take place between 1 November 2021 – 30 June 2022?

We invite you to apply for funding, promotional support and more. PhD students, early-career researchers and first-time organisers are highly encouraged to apply.

Don’t need financial support? See below for other benefits or contact AMSI directly.

Applications close 20 October

How Can We Support Your Event?

  • Advice and endorsement from the AMSI Research Committee
  • Promotion on AMSI & AustMS websites, mailing lists & Twitter
  • Access to AMSI Zoom as a presentation platform
  • Opportunity for publication of keynotes on the AMSI YouTube channel
  • $1K organiser payment for purely online events with <50 registrants (one per event; may be split between multiple organisers)*
  • $1.5K organiser payment for purely online events with >50 registrants (one per event; may be split between multiple organisers)*
  • Funding for keynote recording and post-production costs
  • Funding for software, licensing or local technical support costs
  • Funding for virtual networking platforms such as GatherTown
  • Travel and accommodation funding for local keynote speakers

* One payment per event; may be split between multiple organisers. Not available with speaker travel and accommodation funding.

Eligibility

Events must be hosted by AMSI Member Institutions and be open-invitation. Recurrent events are generally ineligible — contact AMSI to confirm.

Committees comprising three or more organisers must represent several AMSI Member Institutions and include at least one woman, AustMS member and ECR. Exceptions may be made for PhD-organised workshops.

The event must be open to AMSI Member Institutions outside the host.

Female keynote speakers must be featured and the application must present a clear strategy to encourage women’s participation. Contact WIMSIG for advice.

Pre-Submission Checklist

  • Read AMSI’s Fund Your Workshop page
  • Nominate a lead applicant to represent your organising committee
  • Identify the national benefit brought by your event
  • Choose from our variety of support options
  • If requesting speaker funding, make sure it’s for keynotes only and make a clear case for support based on field impact

APPLY HERE: rhed.amsi.org.au/workshop-funding/fund-your-workshop-2021/