Travel Grants

The Adelaide University Graduates Union (AUGU) RC Heddle Award celebrates Dr Robert Heddle, past President of the AUGU, in honour of his significant contribution to the Union and the greater University of Adelaide community.

The 'Heddle Award' is a travel grant of up to $2,500, which is available to assist one doctoral candidate who has completed the core component of the structured program, and is currently enrolled in PhD candidature at the University of Adelaide.

This grant provides funds for the recipient to present their work at a conference, or to travel to another institution to undertake research.

Applications for the 2020 grant round are now open. Applications will close 1 March 2020.

To submit an application, please download the application form and return it with the required documents to:

Ms Lisa Taplin
Manager, Alumni Relations
External Relations
The University of Adelaide
250 North Terrace
Adelaide SA 5005


Download the Heddle Award Rules.

For further information please contact Lisa Taplin by email or on +61 8 8313 5800.