This grant is intended to assist hand surgeons from poor or developing communities to attend the IFSSH Triennial Congress.
The application has to include:
The reason for attending the congress
The reasons for requesting financial support e.g. Monthly income, absence of other sponsors etc.
The amount needed.
Professional position (hospital, field of work, work experience)
The application should be supported by a letter from a chief or department head explaining how the knowledge and experience gained by the applicant in that congress would benefit the applicant’s community.
Every grant application will be individually evaluated and decided by the Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the IFSSH Congress. The decision will be communicated to the applicants by the end of February 2019.
Please note: Grant recipients have to send a full report of their experience to the IFSSH Secretary-General no later than three months after completion of the event. These reports may be published in IFSSH publications (e.g. IFSSH ezine, website).