Funding rounds announced for the AMSI Scientific Program

Assessment of proposals for funding under the Scientific Program is now competitive, a number of funding rounds will be held throughout the year.
$100,000 has been allocated to the Scientific Advisory Committee for 2010 workshops and continuing commitments.
Closing dates for the first three funding rounds:
  • 13 August 2010
  • 1 December 2010
An additional $25,000 will be allocated for the funding of Special Theme Programs and Hot Topics Workshops along the lines of those at the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications in Minneapolis.
Funding round close dates:
  • 1 June 2010
  • 1 December 2010
  • 1 June 2011
Applications must normally be for events to be held no less than three months after the closing date.
The new arrangements will be reviewed at the end of 2010.