BADS Educational Grant 2020
(Deadline for submissions: Extended to Friday 8th
What is it?
A financial award made to an
individual or team to aid a research project or to help fund travel
costs as part of a study or practice development. In all cases, the
project must be aimed at improving day surgery, either within the
UK or abroad. A precondition of the educational grant is that those
who receive it will attend the next BADS Day Surgery Conference and
present the outcomes of their project so that their experience can
Who can apply?
Applications are open
ONLY to BADS
members (an application received from a non-member
will not be considered). The award is open to any member of the
multidisciplinary team (including but not exclusively doctors,
nursing staff and allied health professionals) or a whole team who
wish to be considered for financial assistance. More than one award
may be granted at the discretion of the Council.
How do I apply?
By submitting a proposal for the
work you intend to undertake. This should be presented using the
guidelines indicated on the Application Form. The proposal should
include ethical committee approval where this is appropriate and a
breakdown of expected costs and the total sum applied for (up to a
maximum of £1000 but each award to be decided upon by BADS
How will I be judged?
Members of the BADS Council will
judge any proposal submitted on the basis of a pre decided set of
criteria (as shown on the Application Form). The Council reserves
the right not to award a grant.
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