EAM Travel Award 2017

Published: Friday, 12 May 2017

Elite Advanced Materials (EAM) is the first manufacturer for high purity solvents in Malaysia. Being a research and engineering driven company, we are keen to support participation by Post-graduate students (Masters and PhD) in scientific conferences and workshops. The aim is to facilitate knowledge transfer so that the impact of scientific findings and discovery can be optimised and the exposure gained from presenting the science can help in shaping the career of our young scientists.

Competitive Awards from RM200 to RM1000 are available to Post-graduate students to cover for their expenses for attending domestic or international conferences or workshop that will have significant benefit to their early research career.

Eligibility Criteria
To be eligible for EAM Travel Award, applicants must fit the following criteria;
  1. Post-graduate research student registered in a Malaysian University
  2. Conference or workshop should be linked to applicant’s research area
  3. The participant should be presenting either a poster or an oral presentation at the conference or workshop
  4. Acceptance letter of presentation by conference or workshop organsier
  5. Conference or workshop applied for must be organised by a reputable organisation and the audiences should be from other universities and countries
  6. Applicants may only apply to one award per year
  7. Successful applicant will have to acknowledge EAM for this funding at the conference or workshop meeting.

To apply, please submit the following to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.;
  1. Resume, stating expected date of completing post-graduate study
  2. Cover letter explaining his/her area of research and justification on attending the meeting
  3. Abstract of presentation submitted and acceptance letter (optional at point of application)
  4. Support letter of supervisor will be an added advantage

Consideration for EAM Travel Award
The EAM Travel Award will be awarded preferentially to research students who;
  1. Have demonstrated a passionate attitude to research
  2. Able to outline how they can benefit from attending the scientific meetings
  3. Explain the impact of his/her research
  4. Demonstrate the use of solvents in any aspects of the research carried out in his/her study

More information is available on the company's website
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Kawasan Perindustrian Kundang,
Kundang Jaya, 48020 Rawang,
Selangor Darul Ehsan,
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+6017-206 6292