ESTS Scholarship
Knowledge Track Course - Prague, Czech Republic
16 - 21 March 2020

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Closing Date: 31 October 2019



ESTS has initiated scholarships for its School courses to promote and support education in thoracic surgery for trainees in thoracic surgery or thoracic surgeons who have finished their training programme.  

The educational grants are open to everybody; however, some rules are to be used in selection of the applications. The following criteria will have priority in the selection:

• From “low-middle income” countries in Europe according to the World Bank ranking system.
• Predominant practice in General Thoracic Surgery.
• Age under 35 years.
• Trainees who have completed the first 48 months of their training programme.
• Surgeons who are within the first 2 years of independent practice.
• ESTS member.

This grant includes:
• Free registration to the School course.
• Attending all the scientific and social activities.
• All School material (published course information etc)
• Free accommodation (with breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the course.

This grant does not include:
• Travel expenses.
• Optional social events.

No priority is given to selection based on the date of submitting the application




Previous Scholarships Awarded 2008 - 2019