Application Process

Applications for AMSI Winter School 2020 require both the submission of the:

Application form

Are you eligible for a Travel Grant?

Regional and/or interstate applicants from an AMSI Member Institution may also be eligible to apply for a Grant to assist with the costs of travel,
accommodation and/or caring responsibilities to attend the school.

Application Form

Takes approx. 10-15 minutes to complete



Asks applicants to answer a number of questions, including a requirement to supply the contact details of a ‘Referee’, who is able to comment on the applicant’s research and/or academic experience, and their suitability to the program.



Requires the submission of a letter of support from a current supervisor, honours coordinator, and/or head of school/department to support the attendance at AMSI Winter School 2020.


Please note: Submission of an application does not guarantee a place at AMSI Winter School 2020. For more information, please see the ‘Acceptance’ section below.



Once the Application Form has been completed, students will be directed to the University of Queensland’s UQPay payment page. Your application will not be completed until payment has been made. If your application is unsuccessful, a full refund of School Fees will be provided.

Please note: Program places will only be confirmed and finalised after registration fees have been paid. Failure to make this payment may result in the withdrawal of offer into the program. If applicants experience any trouble with making the payment within the required time, please contact the Winter School team at 


AMSI Member STUDENT $350
OTHER (including international students NOT attending an Australian University) $600

Please note: All prices displayed in AUD

Who can access AMSI Member rates?

> Staff currently employed at AMSI Member Institutions
> Students currently enrolled at AMSI Member Institutions
> Retirees who have a current AustMS membership

There is no individual membership required.  View a full list of AMSI Member Institutions


Acceptance of AMSI Winter School 2020 applications is at the discretion of the Event Director, and applicants will be notified via email (to the address provided on the form) the outcome of their application to the School within 2 weeks of applications closing.

Applicants must confirm their acceptance of an offer, following the instructions provided in the notification email by the due date.




Any applicant who wishes to withdraw their application or attendee who wishes to withdraw from participating at AMSI Winter School 2020 must notify the AMSI Winter School 2020 Event Director in writing via email at

Refund requests will be granted at the discretion of the Event Director.

Ready to apply?

Applications for 2020 winter school are closed. Please check the COVID-19 Event Update page for more information