Vis and Anjeli Nathan Travel Grant (Philosophy)


Every two years the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences ("the College") may offer a travel grant known as the Vis and Anjeli Nathan Travel Grant (Philosophy)"the award").

The objective of the award is to provide support to facilitate travel or fieldwork to a student who is enrolled in an undergraduate Philosophy program.

Funding for this award has been provided by the Vis and Anjeli Nathan Scholarship The scholarship was established in 2001 by the parents of Anjeli Nathan to honour her memory following her death in a car accident the previous year while conducting fieldwork in South Africa.  Anjeli Nathan was a university medallist in Zoology in 1998 after completing an honours degree at the School of Botany and Zoology in the ANU College of Science.

Field of study



The award is available every other year to an ANU student who:

(a) Is a domestic or international student. 

(b) Has demonstrated a high capacity for achievement in the field of Philosophy. 

(c) Is enrolled in an undergraduate program offered by the ANU College of Arts and Social sciences in the discipline of Philosophy.


One payment of $2,800. The award is paid in one instalment prior to the commencement of their fieldwork unless otherwise stated in the letter of offer.

The recipient is responsible for making payment of all tuition fees by the prescribed date as set out by the University each session.  Recipients of this award are responsible for the costs of books, study materials, accommodation and all other costs of study.

How to apply

Applications are called for with a closing date as set by the School.  The application is submitted on the prescribed electronic form and supporting documentation forwarded by the closing date to:

CASS ANU School of Philosophy

Please note - this is contingent on Covid-19 travel restrictions