Euraps Young Plastic Surgeons Traineeship

Deadline: 01 December each year
Open to: European citizens with speciality in Plastic Surgery, maximum age is 37
Benefits: €1.500 for the one-month scholarships and € 3.500 for the three-month scholarships

There are five scholarships available in order to foster and encourage the training in Plastic Surgery in Europe, through a one or three month scholarship in a European Centre of Plastic Surgery (see Institutes) or in a department run by a EURAPS member.


* Candidates have to be European citizens (Eastern European Countries included).
* They must have obtained their speciality in Plastic Surgery (or Board).
* The maximum age is 37 years. Evidence that the candidate has not had his/her 38th birthday must be submitted (photocopy of the passport).


* There will be one-month and three-month scholarships available. The amount is €1.500 for the one-month scholarships and € 3.500 for the three-month scholarships.
* The scholarships will be paid in two distinct phases: half before the commencement of the scholarship and the other half upon receipt of a report (2.000 words approximately) written by the host of the Institute to the EURAPS Secretary General at the end of the visit and considered satisfactory. In the case of a negative report, the second part of the scholarship will not be paid.

Application process:

* Letter written by the candidate indicating the purpose of his/her visit and the Centres where he/she wishes to spend the scholarship.
* C.V + proof of thesis (ISBN-code, if available)
* Letter of recommendation from the Sponsor (EURAPS Full Member) emphasizing the reason of his choice of this particular candidate.

4 copies of the aforementioned documents must arrive at the the EURAPS Central Office (G 04.122), Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, The Netherlands before December 1st, each year.

For more information visit the official web page.

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