ITP CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIP

As a national organisation, ITP Australia understands that travelling interstate and intrastate can be expensive for people with Immune Thrombocytopenia. ITP Australia has established a Scholarship funded through various programs and donations.

The purpose of the scholarship program is to enable ITP Patients to travel to the Annual Conference and meet other ITP Patients, Listen and Learn from Australia’s leading ITP Clinicians and give them the opportunity to share their story and journey with others.

There are three different scholarship categories. These include assistance with travel costs, overnight accommodation, or attending the conference by providing free tickets.

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION2024 ITP Patient Conference - Scholarship Application

APPLICATIONS CLOSE – MONDAY, 19 FEBRUARY 2024

Download a copy of the ITP Conference Scholarship Application Form below and submit it to scholarship@ITPAustralia.org.au with your supporting documentation.

Download the Application Form HERE.

Eligibility:

The eligibility criteria that each applicant must meet for each scholarship category. Note: Applicants are only eligible for one category.

Travel Scholarship

    • The applicant must be an ITP Patient or a parent of an ITP Patient; and
    • The applicant must live outside of the Australian Capital Territory; and
    • The applicant has purchased a ticket to attend the ITP Australia 2024 ITP Patient Conference in Canberra on Saturday, 9th March 2024.

Accommodation Scholarship

    • The applicant must be an ITP Patient or a parent of an ITP Patient; and
    • The applicant must live outside of the Australia Capital Territory; OR
    • Due to their ITP is required to reduce their travel on the recommendation of their treating clinician (a letter must be provided with your application);
    • The applicant has purchased a ticket to attend the ITP Australia 2024 ITP Patient Conference in Canberra on Saturday, 9th March 2024.

Ticket Scholarship

    • The applicant must be an ITP Patient or a parent of an ITP Patient; and
    • The applicant must live within the Australia Capital Territory; and
    • Requires assistance to attend the ITP Australia 2024 ITP Patient Conference in Canberra on Saturday, 9th March 2024, due to financial reasons.

Selection Process

Applicants will be assessed on merit. ITP Australia reserves the right to select recipients at their discretion. As such, no correspondence will be entered into.

Total Scholarship Value

Funding for the Scholarship Program is $1650 (including GST).

The scholarship funding will be provided as reimbursement and will be used to offset costs for attending the ITP Australia 2024 ITP Patient Conference in Canberra on Saturday, 9th March 2024. Receipts must be submitted for reimbursement no later than Friday, 7 June 2024.

Conditions

Applicants will be assessed by an ITP Australia representative on a case-by-case basis until the total Scholarship Value has been allocated. By submitting a Scholarship Form, the applicant agrees to and is bound by these terms and conditions.

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

 

We can’t help ITP Patients without your support.

The ITP Conference Scholarship is solely funded through donations and fundraising. Every time you make a donation, you’re giving a patient living with Immune Thrombocytopenia the opportunity to meet other patients living with the same rare disease and the chance for them to meet with and learn from some of Australia’s leading clinicians.

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