SCHOLARSHIPS


SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

To be eligible for one of the below scholarships kindly submit an abstract or case through the abstract or case admission portal and select the desired scholarship during submission. Abstract and Case submissions close, 01 July 2019.

There are currently two (2) scholarship types available, namely:

  • 12 African Scholarships
  • 8 South African Scholarships

12 AFRICAN FELLOWSHIPS

  • Limited to African doctors/fellows in training
  • Abstract or Case accepted for poster or oral presentation
  • Limited to those primarily living and working in a Low-income African country
  • Endorsement and confirmation of fellowship status from HOD
  • Scientific merit based on abstract

Grants will cover the below:

  • One return economy e-ticket. Please note due to the rising cost of flights, the most
    cost-effective flight option will be offered
  • Congress registration only
  • Gautrain transfers to and from Congress
  • Single accommodation (3/4 nights) at a cost-effective hotel for congress dates only and dependent on workshop involvement

Grants will not cover the below:

  • Changes to air ticket after issuing (for own account)
  • Visas
  • Personal expenses during Congress stay
  • Any additional days beyond pre or post-Congress

8 SOUTH AFRICAN FELLOWSHIPS

  • Limited to South Africa cardiology/paediatric cardiology and surgery fellows
  • Abstract or Case accepted/poster presentation or oral presentation
  • Endorsement and confirmation of fellowship status from HOD
  • Scientific merit based on abstract

Grants will cover the below:

  • One return economy e-ticket. Please note due to the rising cost of flights, the most
    cost-effective flight option will be offered
  • Congress registration only
  • Gautrain transfers to and from Congress for out of town delegates only
  • Single accommodation (3/4 nights) at a cost-effective hotel for Congress dates only and dependent on workshop involvement

Grants will not cover the below:

  • Changes to air ticket after issuing (for own account)
  • Personal expenses during Congress stay
  • Any additional days beyond pre or post-Congress