Applications for ASM 2018 Scholarships have closed.

Please note that any late applications will not be accepted.

 

We are delighted to offer three grant categories to support attendance at our Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) in April 2018.

In addition to our annually available scholarships for Members, this year we will be offering Non-Member and Undergraduate ASM scholarships to expand the 2018 ASM’s appeal and support members of the wider haematological community.

We particularly encourage applications from nurse practitioners, clinical scientists, biomedical scientists, academic scientists and PhD students.

Read how ASM scholarships have supported individuals in a range of careers and professional stages.

 

BSH Members Scholarship

Available exclusively to BSH Members, this scholarship can cover reasonable* registration, travel and accommodation costs.

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Maximum amount  

£750**

     
Application criteria  

Open to all BSH Members who have been with the Society for at least one year. (Please note that individuals can only receive this award once in a three-year period.) 

Applications are competitively assessed. Priority will be given to Members in training or those who are presenting work at the meeting.

Application details  

Applications should include:

  • confirmation of accepted abstract and abstract details (if relevant)
  • a detailed budget and / or relevant booking receipts.

The reviewing panel will provisionally approve candidates after the 5 March deadline, and funding will be disbursed upon confirmation of attendance and actual spend.

Deadline  

5 March 2018

Number of grants available per year  

25

     
Requirements  

We ask all grant recipients to send a brief one-page report within eight weeks of their return from the conference. We will showcase the best reports in our communications, including on website, member bulletins and social media.

How to apply  

Apply now through our online form.

Questions?  

Have a question we haven't answered? Check out our frequently asked questions, or contact us at grants@b-s-h.org.uk.

**LMIC or Developing World Members  

Members from low-and-middle income countries may be eligible for funding of up to £1000, dependent on funding availability.

 

 

Non-Member ASM Scholarship

This year we are offering scholarships to non-members and members who have been with the Society for less than one year.

We wish to widen the appeal of the 2018 ASM, and enrich the content and community by having more allied professionals of all types. We also ask you to support the ASM and help promote it amongst the wider haematology community.

This scholarship can cover reasonable* registration, travel and accommodation costs. 

 

Maximum amount

                                   

£500

Application criteria

 

Open to all non-Members, and Members who have been with the Society for less than one year. (Please note that individuals can only receive this award once in a three-year period.) 

 Applications are competitively assessed. Priority will be given to those who are presenting work at the meeting and those in training.

Application details

 

Applications should include

  • a current, short CV (<5 pages)
  • a personal letter on how attending the ASM will benefit you and how you can help us broaden the ASM’s appeal
  • confirmation of accepted abstract and abstract details (if relevant)
  • a detailed budget and / or relevant booking receipts.

The reviewing panel will provisionally approve candidates after the 5 March deadline, and funding will be disbursed upon confirmation of attendance and actual spend.

Deadline

 

5 March 2018

Requirements

 

We ask all grant recipients to send a brief one-page report within eight weeks of their return from the conference. We will showcase the best reports in our communications, including on website, member bulletins and social media.

     

How to apply

 

Apply now through our online form.

Questions?

 

Have a question we haven't answered? Check out our frequently asked questions, or contact us at grants@b-s-h.org.uk.

 

 

 

Undergraduate ASM Scholarship

Available to medical students, this scholarship can cover reasonable* registration, travel and accommodation costs.

Due to increased demand, we have expanded the number of undergraduate scholarships from five to 10 for 2018.

     
Maximum amount   £500
      
Application criteria  

Open to all students enrolled on a recognised undergraduate medical degree and resident in the UK.

Applications are competitively assessed. Priority will be given to those who are presenting work at the meeting.

 Application details  

 Applications should include:

  • a cover letter stating your reasons for attending the ASM
  • a letter of support from your tutor or head of department
  • a short up-to-date CV in either Word or PDF format. (<5 pages)
  • a detailed budget and / or relevant booking receipts.

The reviewing panel will provisionally approve candidates after the 5 March deadline, and funding will be disbursed upon confirmation of attendance and actual spend.

Deadline   5 March 2018
     
Number of grants available   10
     
Afterwards   We ask all grant recipients to send a brief one-page report within eight weeks of their return from the conference. We will showcase the best reports in our communications, including on website, member bulletins and social media.
     
How to apply  

Apply now through our online form.

Questions?  

Have a question we haven't answered? Check out our frequently asked questions, or contact us at grants@b-s-h.org.uk.

 

 

 * Reasonable costs: Up to three nights’ accommodation at £110 per night or less, standard return train tickets or economy return plane tickets, and appropriate registration fees.