New Colombo Plan Mobility Program: 2017 round awards for UWA and ACICIS

Monday, 5 September 2016

UWA is pleased to announce that it has been awarded $599,500 for funding 12 student mobility projects, under the New Colombo Plan (NCP) Mobility Program.  Additionally, UWA was awarded $78,100 for the second year of its two NCP 2016 round multi-year projects.

Applications open for Education Futures Scholarship Program

Monday, 5 September 2016

The Centre for Education Futures is pleased to offer UWA staff further funding opportunities in 2016 with a second round of Education Futures Grants and Secondment Funding to develop innovative learning and teaching projects. The focus for the second round is mobile and in-context learning.  

Applications close at 5pm on Friday 7 October. Click here for more information about how to apply.

R U OK? DAY 2016 – Thursday 8 September

Friday, 2 September 2016

R U OK? Day is based around staying connected and having meaningful conversation with friends, family and colleagues about mental health. The R U OK? Day website has some useful guidance on how to prepare for and have conversation with people you may be concerned about.

Some training and resources available through Safety, Health and Wellbeing:

UWA entrepreneurs awarded for Starting Something

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

UWA’s cutting edge entrepreneurs will be recognised tonight for their contributions to innovation at the annual Vice-Chancellors’ awards.

For his work on developing an automatic 3D facial analysis system for facial rejuvenation, Dr Syed Afaq Ali Shah from the School of Computer Science and Software Engineering has won the Research Impact Through Enterprise award.