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The Barrie Edwards & Rod Kennedy scholarship is one of the most significant awards offered by the NZIMLS. The award provides support for attendance at an international or national scientific meeting up to a maximum value of $7,500.

Applications for this prestigious scholarship are invited from Fellows, Members and Associate Members of the NZIMLS. Applicants must be current financial members of the NZIMLS and have been a financial member for at least two concurrent years prior to application. To be eligible applicants must make an oral or poster presentation as 1st author at their nominated scientific meeting.

All applications will be considered by a panel consisting of the President and Vice-President of the NZIMLS and the Editor of the New Zealand Journal of Medical Laboratory Science. All applications will be judged on professional and academic merit and the authors participation in the profession in NZ. The panel's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

Application for the NZIMLS Barrie Edwards & Rod Kennedy Scholarship is to be completed in full on these forms:

Apply Scholarship Information & Application Form© (0.27MB)

CV  NZIMLS Scholarship CV Template© (0.17MB)

 

One scholarship prize is awarded in each calendar year and the closing date is and December 20th in any given year.

 

 

Previous Recipients

To Attend

2019

Pippa Dryland
LabPLUS, Auckland

CSLI DDC Committee meeting, USA

2018

Jacquie Wright
ESR, Upper Hutt

VTEC Meeting, Florence, Italy 2018

2017

Rebecca O'Toole
Wellington SCL, Haematology

3rd European Congress on Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Glasgow, United Kingdom
2-4 October 2019

2015

Maxine Reed
Aotea Pathology

Oral Presentation at the
AACC Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
July 2015

2014

Julie Creighton
Microbiology
Canterbury Health Laboratories

Poster Presentation at the
ICAAC 2014
Washington DC, USA

2013

Mary Stevens
Canterbury Health Laboratories

Poster Presentation at the American Society of Microbiology Conference, Denver, Colorado, USA
18-21 May 2013

2012

Holly Perry
Programme Leader BMLSc,
School of Applied Science
AUT University, Auckland

Oral Presentation at the
American Association of Blood Banks
Conference, Boston USA 2012

2011

Bernard Chambers
Haematology Department
Middlemore Hospital, Auckland

Poster Presentation at the
IBMS Biomedical Science Congress 2011
United Kingdom

2010

Sandy Woods
Canterbury Health Laboratories
Christchurch

Oral Presentation at the
NZIMLS / AIMS South Pacific Congress 2011
Gold Coast, Australia