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Travelling Scholarships

British Society of Neuroradiologists (BSNR) Travelling Scholarship

Nature

The travelling scholarship aims to provide an opportunity for neuroradiologists in training or early consultant years to visit a centre in the UK or abroad, typically for a period of 2-6 weeks, to gain experience in an area of neuroradiology practice, techniques or exposure to expertise that would not be available at their own institution. The award is not intended to support attendance at meetings or training courses.

Funding

Up to £2000 to cover expenses

Eligibility

The Scholarship is open to neuroradiologists in training and/or no more than 2 years post CCT, who are BSNR members in good standing and resident in the United Kingdom at the time of the application and proposed Scholarship.

To apply

Applicants should submit:

  • A current curriculum vitae
  • 200-400 word statement describing their reasons for wishing to undertake a period of training/study in the host centre.
  • Letters of support from a) the host centre and b) the applicants training scheme (if applicable).

A BSNR Appointments Board will consider applications, based on applicant’s track record and justification for visiting the host centre.

Applications must be submitted to BSNR Academic subcommittee chair, currently Professor A Waldman: adam.waldman@ed.ac.uk by email before 5pm on 26th April 2019.

Applications will be considered at the BSNR Academic subcommittee and Executive meetings on 17th June 2019, and awards will be announced within two weeks. Scholarship visits must be completed before the BSNR annual meeting the year following the award, and recipients will be required to produce a 300 word written report on their visit.

 

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