Closing date:16 April 2017

The University of Sydney Centre in China was officially launched on 11th November 2016. Based in the Suzhou Industrial Park Dushu Science, Education and Innovation District, the Centre is a multifunction research and education hub. It is designed to facilitate and strengthen intellectual and creative exchange between Australian and Chinese researchers, academics and students.

The Centre in China Conference Funding is administered by the China Studies Centre at the University’s Camperdown campus. The purpose of the Funding is to assist the University’s academic staff members to host conferences, workshops and seminars in Suzhou in order to facilitate and enhance their relationships with collaborators in China. Up to $15,000 per conference may be awarded for successful application. The Funding may be used to cover costs associated with the conference, workshop or seminar held at the University of Sydney Centre in China. This may include airfares for Australian and Chinese participants (from Australia and within China), accommodation, venue hire, catering, and local travel.

Guidelines & Application Form