Student Scholarships

ASAM will offer up to two scholarships in 2019. 

Each scholarship will include full registration for the ASAM 2019 Annual Conference (19-22 September in Sydney).


In order to be eligible for the award, applicants must submit an essay on a topic related to aviation or space medicine in a format suitable for editorial review prior to consideration for publication. The essay should be 1500-2000 words, citing relevant aeromedical literature where possible, and referencing these citations using the Vancouver system accepted by the Journal of the Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine (JASAM).


  • Applicants must be full-time medical students in an Australian or New Zealand university
  • Applicants must be interested in the speciality of aerospace medicine
  • No travel or accommodation expenses are included in the award.
  • The award is offered once only to a recipient and must be taken up in the year it is offered.
  • The award is offered only if applications merit the award. 


Submissions close 17 June 2019 and the awards will be announced by 1 July 2019.

Submissions should be emailed to by COB 17 June 2019.


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