10-14 October 2016 | MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA

2016 Asia Pacific Student Excellence Scholarship Program

The Scholarship Program is provided by ITS Australia, with the support of MCI and the Melbourne Convention Bureau, to sponsor up to 10 students from participating ITS Asia Pacific Associations to attend the 23rd ITS World Congress 2016 in Melbourne.

The Program was created to support and encourage student participation, not just attendance, at the World Congresses globally; to recognise and showcase student excellence from the Asia Pacific Region; and was promised as part of the 2016 ITS World Congress Melbourne bid.

Submissions have now closed. 


One winner (scholarship recipient) from each of the below participating ITS Asia Pacific Associations will be awarded a scholarship, up to a maximum of 10 overall.Each winner receives:

  • Award and Recognition to be presented at the ITS World Congress 2016 Awards Ceremony in Melbourne.
  • Complimentary Student Registration to attend the Melbourne 2016 World Congress.
  • Call for Papers Invitation – an invitation to submit a paper during the Melbourne 2016 World Congress Call for Papers.
  • AU$5,000 Scholarship Funds – a lump sum of AU$5,000 cash, to be used towards expenses in attending the ITS World Congress 2016 in Melbourne. Each winner should make and pay for their own arrangements (for example flights, accommodation, transfers and other arrangements as required) from the AU$5,000 scholarship funds – any associated costs over this amount are the winner’s own responsibility and expense.
1. China 6. Malaysia
2. Hong Kong 7. New Zealand
3. Indonesia 8. Singapore
4. Japan 9. Taiwan
5. Korea 10. Thailand

Scholarship Recipients


Zhibin Li

Southeast University, Nanjing


Tey Wei Kang

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia



The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology


Franh Lehmann

University of Auckland


Immam Sonny

University of Indonesia


Rui Tan

National University of Singapore


Sandy Mae Gaspay

University of Tokyo


Wei-Ming Ho

National Cheng Kung University


Hyungjoo Kim

KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)


Amornchai Leelakajonjit

Prince of Songkla University, EU-Asia Roady Safety Centre of Excellence (RoSCoE)




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