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Available exclusively to BSH Members, this scholarship enables members to undertake short term visits overseas to gain experience in a different field, or to learn new research. 

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To support:      

Short-term visits to centres abroad in order for you to gain experience in a specialised field OR to learn new research techniques or developments in haematologyThey are not awarded for attending meetings

Maximum amount:



Eligibility criteria:


All members who have been a BSH member for at least one year are entitled to submit an application and will be eligible for one BSH Visiting Fellow scholarship per three-year period

Applications are particularly welcome from younger members of the Society, recently appointed consultants and haematologists below Consultant level who are working in the United Kingdom who have been a member for at least one year

This includes clinicians and non-clinical Lecturers, Senior Lecturers and all grades of Clinical Scientists, Biomedical Scientists, Research Scientists and Technicians



Annual deadline 30th June

When submitting an application, please allow sufficient time for this to be processed and the Trustees’ decision notified.  Please note that no retrospective claims will be considered

Number of grants available per year:


Three scholarships are available annually and applications are competitively assessed




We ask all members to send a one-page report for publication on the BSH website upon completion of the fellowship, explaining how important and valuable the experience has been

Questions?   Anything we haven't answered yet?  If you have a query regarding grants, our frequently asked questions may answer your question, alternatively you can contact us at grants@b-s-h.org.uk and we will be happy to help