APDW 2017 - ISG Travel fellowships

ISG Travel fellowships for attending APDW 2017, Hong Kong from Sept 23-27, 2017

ISG is pleased to announce 10 International Travel fellowships to its members to attend Asia Pacific Digestive Week 2017 to be held in Hong Kong from September 23-27, 2017. Of these, 5 fellowships will be awarded exclusively to Young Gastroenterologists (< 37 years) and 5 to the senior members of the Society.

The eligibility criteria for selection is as follows

  • She/he should be a member of ISG
  • Has submitted an abstract and abstract has been accepted.
  • Has demonstrated consistent commitment to Gastroenterology, as assessed by applicant’s biography

Selection of the travel fellowship will be done by a panel of judges. Preference will be given to those who have not obtained a travel fellowship from the ISG in the past 5 years and have no financial support from any other source. Aspiring applicants should send copies of their submitted abstracts, biography, and photocopy of their passports to the secretariat by July 31, 2017.

ISG will announce the names of successful applicants through its website and by personal Email by Aug 15, 2017. A total support amount of Rs 50,000 will be provided to those selected, on their return and on furnishing of the following: evidence of attendance, receipt of registration fees, original air-ticket jackets with boarding card and report of their learning experience.