The award recognises outstanding research achievement by Early Career Researchers and aims to promote and encourage emerging young investigators in the wound and tissue repair field.
To be eligible for these awards, applicants must:
- be enrolled as a student or have PhD awarded within 7 years of the date of application. Career interruptions such as illness, family and carer responsibilities will be taken into account if more than the prescribed period has passed since the award of their PhD.
- be a financial member of Australasian Wound and Tissue Repair Society.
- not have been a previous recipient of an AWTRS Young Investigator Award.