Grants

Grants

EARLY CAREER PROFESSIONALS GRANT

The #WFPICCS20 Virtual Congress will be held from December 1 to 4, 2020. The grant application process is now closed. Grantees for the waivered registration will be notified by end of September 2020.

 

1. Basic requirements
a. Grantees will have sufficient command of the English language to benefit from attendance
at a major international scientific meeting.
b. Complete application form in English.
c. Submit an abstract to #WFPICCS20 by the application deadline – 14th February, 2020 at
midnight CST.

2. Need
a. No personal or local (hospital) resource to sponsor attendance.
b. Individuals who received a WFPICCS ECP grant in the prior 4 years are not eligible.

3. Professionalism
Grantees will be multidisciplinary early career professionals who are either;
a. Currently in training or Two (2) years following residency in either pediatric intensive and
critical care, pediatric emergency medicine or Neonatology.
b. Must provide a 1 page (at least 500 words) personal statement (in English) describing why
they should be selected, what they anticipate will be gained from attendance and how the
grantee will disseminate the information learned.

4. Funding
a. Grantees will receive complimentary registration to #WFPICCS20.
b. The selection of the ECP grants will be made by the #WFPICCS20 ISC, LOC and LSC members.

5. Post congress
a. Completion of a post-meeting evaluation and a 500-word report is required after the grant
is completed. This report should highlight the benefits received from attendance and how
the information the grantee learned was disseminated or impacted outcomes. WFPICCS may
post some of the information from the report in its publications, website or social media.

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