The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) is now accepting applications for the International Travel Scholarship for the 2019 ASCRS Annual Scientific Meeting. Detailed criteria, eligibility and the application can be found on the ASCRS website
The deadline for submitting completed applications and all supporting documentation is October 15, 2018.
The scholarship provides funding for young colorectal surgeons residing outside the United States and Canada, to assist with travel to the U.S. for the educational experience of attending the 2019 ASCRS Annual Meeting being held June 1 – 5, 2019, Cleveland, OH. The major selection criteria are both need and potential benefit to the candidate and his/her community.
This is a great opportunity for international surgeons to expand their knowledge and gain a world-class education at the largest meeting in North America devoted exclusively to colon and rectal surgery.