Prizes/Scholarship/Grants

Prizes available to COSECSA Candidates

Professor Gerald C O’ Sullivan Award - Awarded each year to the FCS Graduate with the highest marks in the Part I and Part II examinations. Selection Criteria and Process

Scholarships and Grants available to COSECSA Candidates

Lindsay Stewart Award - Available to candidates who wish to present a scientific paper at the COSECSA-ASEA Scientific Conference in December of each year. Regulations

Beit Scholarship- Available for selected candidates in Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe. More information here.

RCSI/COSECSA Collaboration Programme 2018 Research Grants COSECSA will award 4 grants to trainees to conduct research studies that measure the impact of COSECSA on healthcare in the region. Each grant is for $2,500.These grants are designed to encourage early-career researchers and not for surgeons who are already well established in research. Closing date 31st March 2018. Information Flier,  Application Form.

UK Medical Training Initiative - A scheme designed to allow a small number of doctors to enter the UK from overseas for a maximum of 24 months, so that they can benefit from training and development in UK NHS services before returning to their home countries. GuideApplication form.  For more information click here.

ACS-COSECSA Women Scholarship-Available for women in Surgical residency. For more information and application please click here

Smile Train Scholarship-Available for selected COSECSA trainees wishing to study plastic Surgery in Africa; For more information and application,click here

Travel Fellowship available to COSECSA Fellows

Rahima Dahwood Travelling Fellowship - Surgeons of distinction are chosen as Travelling Fellows who travel to the member countries of the Association to lecture, teach and offer advice. In alternate years he or she will be a surgeon from the COSECSA region. Guidelines.

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