Young Investigator Award

Award application is now open. Please submit your application by
Monday, April 2, 2018 by filling out this form.

T​he Young Investigator Award application is linked to the abstract submission system.

Please go to this page to submit an abstract.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

  • Young physicians aged 40 or less on October 17, 2018 (born after 1978) may apply to receive a scholarship
  • Must be resident of a country classified with low-income and lower-middle-income economies*

*For World Bank Country Classification: COUNTRIES

WHAT DOES THE AWARD CONSIST OF?

  • Registration Fees for the Congress 
  • 2 nights' accommodation in a pre-selected hotel 
  • US $700 travel grant (transferred after the Congress)

AWARD RULES

  • Applicants must have an abstract accepted by the scientific committee of WSC 2018
  • Applicants should be good standing (i.e. paid up) members of WSO
  • Applicants receiving accommodation and registration support from any other source will not be eligible
  • Awardees will provide banking details for transfer of travel grant. The transfer will only be made post congress
  • Awardees' information is to be published on the Congress website and on a display board at the Congress

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

  • Abstract submission can be done via the website. 
  • Submission of the abstract online together with a scanned copy of passport showing date of birth is mandatory - Please upload these during the abstract submission process
  • Awardees will be selected on the basis of abstract evaluation by the Congress Program Committee
  • Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application before the end of the early registration fee deadline

WSO MEMBERSHIP

To register as a member of WSO, Please complete the registration form via the link: 
http://www.world-stroke.org/membership/membership-zone

 

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