Marianne Sheard bequeathed $65,000 to The University of Western Australia to establish the Dr Keith Sheard Travel Award in Marine Biology in memory of her husband.
- Status Closed
- Value $1,500.00
To be eligible for consideration an applicant must be—
a. enrolled in the Bachelor of Science (Honours) or Master of Biological
Science(coursework and dissertation); and
b. undertaking research in the field of marine biology, and
c. undertaking approved travel associated with their research.
The purpose of the award is to assist students who are undertaking a Bachelor of Science (Honours) course or a master’s in Biological Science (coursework and dissertation) research project with a thesis topic in marine biology to pursue and benefit from travel related to their research including field work, travel to gather research data, visits to relevant associations or organisations and attending conferences, workshops or conventions.