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). 


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:  20 September 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director/Page Contact:  Coordinator