Visiting scientist support

Annual value



 Claire Stephens

A major objective of CBA is to enhance collaboration and training opportunities via external visitors who will conduct a workshop and/or seminar open to CBA members during their visit to ANU and CSIRO.

Previously CBA funded visitors include:



Proposed visitors should be nominated by lab leaders from both ANU and CSIRO and plan to visit both institutions during their time in Canberra.

As a condition of CBA support, the visiting scientist will be required to conduct a workshop and/or seminar that is advertised to CBA members (and elsewhere when appropriate). 

Applications will be assessed by the CBA Director and Liaison Committee.


How to apply

We invite you to submit (to a short proposal (~2 pages or less) that includes:

  1. Visitor's name, institution and email address.
  2. Date of proposed visit.
  3. Brief background of the visitor's research and planned activities during the visit.
  4. An outline of the workshop / seminar that would be presented. Include (where appropriate) a title and aims; target audience and assumed background knowledge; resources required, duration and number of participants.
  5. Itemised budget, including other funding sources (if any) and up to $5000 from CBA.
  6. ANU and CSIRO collaborators' names and email addresses.

Download a proposal template (DOCX 380KB)

Updated:  19 November 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director/Page Contact:  Coordinator