Convention Travel Grants

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The Aspire Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Convention Travel Grant is designed to assist in the professional development of RACS Fellows, Trainees, or International Medical Graduates on a pathway to Fellowship by funding attendance at an international conference in their chosen field of endeavour. The funding covers travel, accommodation and registration expenses to the maximum value of the grant.

The Royal Australasian College of Surgeon Convention Travel Grant is valued at a maximum value of A$10,000.

Eligibility criteria

RACS Fellows, Trainees, or International Medical Graduates on a pathway to Fellowship are eligible to apply.

To be eligible to win the Aspire Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Convention Travel Grant, simply research an international conference that has the potential to be staged in Western Australia, and present a brief case as to why the conference could be held here. Further details can be found in the application form.

Applications

Interested applicants can apply by completing the application form (PDF 300 KB) and submitting it to Dr John Quinn FRACS, FACS at john.quinn@surgeons.org.

The application deadline is Thursday 28 February 2013.

Contact

Dr John Quinn FRACS, FACS
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
250-290 Spring Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002 Australia

Telephone: +61 3 9249 1203
Fax: +61 3 9276 7412
Email: john.quinn@surgeons.org