Registration Scholarships to the BHIVA Autumn Conference 2017 in collaboration with ViiV Healthcare UK

Registration Scholarships to the BHIVA Autumn Conference 2017 in collaboration 
with ViiV Healthcare UK Overview

ViiV Healthcare in collaboration with the British HIV Association (BHIVA) have made provision for scholarship awards to be made available to assist non-consultant healthcare professionals to attend the BHIVA Autumn Conference which is to be held in London on 16-17 November 2017. The scholarship will cover the delegate’s conference registration fee only, it will be necessary for applicants to book and organise their own accommodation and travel.

Applications will be reviewed and judged by a panel composed of members of BHIVA’s Conferences Subcommittee and Education and Scientific Subcommittee.

Eligibility

There will be a maximum of 40 registration scholarship awards available. these places will be awarded to non-consultants, nurses, pharmacists and non-clinical researchers who work in the field of HIV medicine. Applications from industry and commercial organisations are not permissible.

Applicants must be members of BHIVA in 2017 and commit to renewing their membership with BHIVA in 2018. Non-members can also apply if their application is accompanied by a completed BHIVA Membership Form.

The registration scholarship is intended for those who do not have financial support from their hospital / trust or any other external sources.

How to apply

Applicants need to complete an application form and send it via email to conferences@bhiva.org. This form replaces the standard registration form and therefore applicants are not required to complete the registration form online or the one found in the conference announcement.

All sections of the Application Form must be completed (indicate ‘not applicable’ where appropriate).

Scholarship winners will be acknowledged by Tuesday 5 September 2018.

Following acknowledgement of you scholarship you will have up to 7 days to cancel/withdraw your application. Successful applicants will be required to pay the full applicable registration fee post conference, if they fail to attend the conference.

This educational activity is supported by an educational grant from ViiV Healthcare. ViiV have no involvement in the selection of the recipients of the scholarship.


Download the Application Form