IMSTEC2020 Student/ECR Support

MSA Member Discount and Travel Awards:

The MSA has secured registration discount for its members to attend IMSTEC2020. A discounted registration fee is available for students and ECRs  who hold an active MSA membership (expiring not before 15/02/2020).

Early Bird
Standard Registration 
Registration MSA Member Non-Member MSA Member Non-Member
Student Registration $685 AUD $730 AUD $785 AUD $830 AUD
Full Registration $955 AUD $1090 AUD $1155 AUD $1290 AUD

Please note, Early-bird registrations close 15th November 2019.

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MSA Travel Awards:

In addition the MSA Member discount, the MSA is excited to announce that it will offer a number of student and ECR travel awards to IMSTEC2020, covering the full registration fee (and conference dinner ticket). A call for applications  for the IMSTEC2020 travel award for will be made in July 2019 (T&Cs apply).

Contact: [email protected] 

IMSTEC2020 ECR Initiative:

The IMSTEC2020 committee has confirmed it will also offer a special discount to a limited number of ECRs through the “IMSTEC2020 ECR Initiative Program”,  allowing recipients to take advantage of a student registration fee instead of a regular individual registration fee rate (a saving of $ 270 – $460!).

Eligibility criteria:

Academic staff within five years (relative to opportunity) of having been awarded a PhD or recognised equivalent:

  • in a research-focused role, an education-focused role, or a combined research and education role; and
  • in a continuing or fixed-term position.

Additionally, you must also take into account your relevant career opportunity and interruptions.

A limited number of ECR Initiative discounts will be available, and will be given to “first come, first served” basis. If you meet the eligibility criteria, please contact the conference organisers and we will get back to you within 1-2 weeks with the outcomes of your application. If successful, you will be expected to submit an abstract and to pay for your registration (at reduced costs) after acceptance of your abstract.

More information on IMSTEC2020 and the IMSTEC2020 ECR initiative program is available and IMSTEC2020 website.