Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings

Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings 

Once every year, around 30-40 Nobel Laureates convene in Lindau to meet the next generation of leading scientists: 600 undergraduates, PhD students, and post-doc researchers from all over the world.

Applications are now open for the Science and Industry Endowment Fund - Australian Academy of Science Fellowships to the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings. The Fund is to cover attendance of the 71st Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting with Nobel Laureates from the field of Chemistry. 

Please ensure complete applications are returned to the College as follows:

Monday, 6 September 2021, 5pm Complete ECR applications submitted to the local College Research Office (CRO).
Wednesday, 8 September 2021, 5pm Complete HDR applications submitted to either:
CoS / CHM via ( or
CECS via (

The endowment includes (subject to COVID-19 travel restrictions):

  • an international return economy airfare from Australia to the international airport closest to Lindau (up to AUD4,000)
  • participation (including accommodation) in the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting (up to AUD3,500).
  • A $500 travel grant and registration to attend ‘Science at the Shine Dome’, an annual celebration of science held at the Australian Academy of Science in Canberra. This is where the Lindau briefing event will be held.

All successful candidates are expected to attend the full program of events of the 71st Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting. Delegates will need to arrive in Lindau before the opening ceremony on Sunday 26 June 2022 and depart after the close of the program on Friday 01 July 2022. Delegates will then have the opportunity to take part in a SIEF Research Innovation tour, visiting relevant laboratories and businesses in Germany, concluding on the morning of Friday 08 July 2022.

For more information: Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings | Australian Academy of Science

Application closing date

6 September 2021

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