British Association of Day Surgery Educational Grant 'A multidisciplinary opportunity'
Applications open: 19th March 2021
Closing date: 31st December 2021
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 instances, 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 be shared.
Who can apply?
Applications are open ONLY to BADS members. Applicants can be any member(s) of the multi-disciplinary team (i.e. doctors, nursing staff and allied health professionals). The number of grants awarded annually is at the discretion of the BADS Council.
How do I apply?
By submitting a proposal, presented using guidelines indicated the application form, which can be viewed here. 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 council).
How is the application judged?
Members of the BADS Council judge proposals on the basis of criteria indicated on the application form. The BADS Council reserves the right not to award a grant.