INTERNATIONAL PHYSICIAN SCHOLARSHIP IN USA, 2017
The American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine had organized Scholarship in the USA. Eligible physicians must permanently reside in low and middle-income countries as defined by World Bank.
The main objective of this scholarship is to edify physicians and practice settings to achieve high levels of competency hospice and palliative medicine.
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) is the professional organization for physicians specializing in hospice and palliative medicine, nurses, and other healthcare providers. Since 1988, the Academy has dedicated itself to advancing hospice and palliative medicine and improving the care of patients with serious illness.
Course Level: The scholarship is available for physicians.
Study Subject: The scholarship is awarded in the field of medicine.
Scholarship Award: The scholarship will cover the following:
This scholarship program provides financial support (up to $5,000) to scholarship recipients to cover ordinary costs associated with attending the Annual Assembly registration and travel-related expenses, including air fare, taxi fare, meals, and lodging. At the Annual Assembly, scholarship recipients will gain access to the latest clinical information and research updates in hospice and palliative care from leading experts in the field.
Scholarship can be taken in the USA
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:
Members of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine AAHPM (free virtual membership is available to physicians who reside in a developing nation as defined by the World Bank as “lower or middle income” & HINARI list of eligible countries).
COUNTRIES THAT CAN PARTAKE IN THE SCHOLARSHIP ARE:
Arab Rep., Armenia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Bolivia, Cabo Verde, Cambodia, Cameroon, Congo Rep., Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, El Salvador, Egypt, Fed. Sts. Timor-Leste, Ghana, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Kenya and São Tomé and Principe, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic, LaoPDR, Lesotho, Mauritania, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Tonga, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza, Yemen, Zambia,
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be physicians.
English Language Requirement: Applicants need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.
HOW TO APPLY: APPLICANTS CAN APPLY VIA EMAIL.
- Prepare your Curriculum Vitae (CV) – 2-page limit
- Prepare a one-page letter of recommendation and support from your supervisor or person of authority in your organization on your organization’s letterhead.
- Complete the application in one of two ways:
- Complete the online application OR
- Download the application and submit the application, CV, and letter of recommendation to alundberg-at-aahpm.org.
Click here to download the Application Form
Click here to for Online application
Please Note That Application Deadline Is August 21, 2017.