Super helpful for career development not only in a sense that the knowledge and techniques learnt in the school would directly help my research but also the connections have been established between my peers across the whole country.”

Shilu Feng, Australian National University

Application Process

Applications for AMSI Winter School 2021 require both the submission of the:

Application Form

Takes approx. 10-15 minutes to complete


Asks applicants to answer a number of questions and to supply the contact details of a ‘Referee’, who is able to comment on the applicant’s research and/or academic experience, and their suitability to the program.


Requires the submission of a letter of support from a current supervisor, honours coordinator, and/or head of school/department to support the attendance at AMSI Winter School. This letter should be a formal letter of recommendation vouching for your capabilities and suitability to attend this program, as well as the benefit of you attending the school from an academic standpoint. It need only be brief (eg. 100-200 words) and submitted on university letterhead or contain your supervisor’s formal email signature.

Note: Submission of an application does not guarantee a place at AMSI Winter School. For more information, please see the ‘Acceptance’ section below.


Upon submission of the Application Form you will be redirected to Queensland University of Technology’s payment page. Your application is not complete until payment has been made.

Note: Program places will only be confirmed after School fees have been paid. If your application is unsuccessful a full refund of School Fees will be provided.

If you have any trouble with making the payment within the required time, please contact the Winter School team at or



All prices are in AUD and inclusive of GST

Who can access AMSI Member rates?

> Staff currently employed at AMSI Member Institutions
> Students currently enrolled at AMSI Member Institutions
> Retirees who have a current AustMS membership

There is no individual membership required.  View a full list of AMSI Member Institutions


Acceptance of AMSI Winter School 2021 applications is at the discretion of the Event Director. Applicants will be notified via email (to the address provided on the form) the outcome of their application within 2 weeks of applications closing.

Applicants must confirm their acceptance of an offer, following the instructions provided in the notification email by the due date.




Applicants who wish to withdraw their AMSI Winter School 2021 application must contact

Refund requests will be granted at the discretion of the Event Director.

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Applications for AMSI Winter School 2021 are now closed