Scholarships


There are currently three (3) scholarship types available, namely:

  • 15 African Fellowships;
  • 8 South African Fellowships and 
  • 3 ESC <35 Community Scholarships

Scholarship Application

To apply for one of the below scholarships kindly submit an abstract through the abstract admission portal and select the desired scholarship during submission. Abstract submissions close on 18 May 2018

 

15 African Fellowships

  • Limited to African fellows
  • Abstract accepted for poster or oral presentation
  • 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
  • CVD Imbizo workshop
  • Local joint transfers to and from congress
  • Accommodation (4 x nights)

Grant does not cover:

  • Transfers to departing airport
  • Visas
  • Personal expenses during congress stay.

8 South-African Fellowships

  • Limited to South Africa cardiology/paediatric cardiology and surgery fellows.
  • Abstract 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 (If required)
  • Congress registration
  • CVD Imbizo workshop
  • Local joint transfers to and from congress (if required)
  • Accommodation (4 x nights)

Grant does not cover:

  • Transfers to departing airport (if required)
  • Visas
  • Personal expenses during congress stay.

2 x ESC Scholarships for ESC <35 years community

  • Abstract accepted/poster presentation or oral presentation
  • Endorsement and confirmation of fellowship status from HOD /< 35 community
  • Scientific merit based on abstract.

Grants will cover the below:

  • Congress registration
  • CVD Imbizo workshop

Grant does not cover:

  • Please note no flight and/or accommodation costs are covered in this scholarship
  • Transfers to and from Sun City
  • Visas
  • Personal expenses during congress stay

1 x ESC Scholarships for ESC <35 years community

  • Abstract accepted/poster presentation or oral presentation
  • Endorsement and confirmation of fellowship status from HOD /< 35 community
  • Scientific merit based on abstract.

Grants will cover the below:

  • Congress registration
  • CVD Imbizo workshop
  • Accommodation (4 x nights)

Grant does not cover:

  • Please note no flight costs are covered in this scholarship
  • Transfers to and from Sun City
  • Visas
  • Personal expenses during congress stay