International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis 2017 Scholarships for Developing Countries 2017


The International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis is delighted to avail fellowship program for students from developing countries .These fellowships are awarded for awareness of peritoneal dialysis.Hurry now and apply!

The purpose of the scholarship is to promote the awareness of peritoneal dialysis by encouraging qualified individuals to extend their knowledge and expertise of peritoneal dialysis by visiting a center of excellence for up to 3 months. The Awards Committee reviews the applications with respect to merit, appropriateness, facility to be visited, the supervising physician at the facility, and geographic distribution of applicants. Preference is given to promotion of peritoneal dialysis in developing countries.

Type: Short courses

Field: Peritoneal Dialysis

Institution:International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis

Eligible Countries: Developing countries

To Be Taken At (Country): Belgium

  Eligibility: Applications are encouraged from developing countries. ISPD members as well as non-members may apply. From developed countries, only individuals younger than 40 years of age are eligible.

Value of Award: 

  • Awards are given for up to $3000 for 2 to 3 months of study. The funds are to be used to support travel and living expenses and for educational expenses during the visit to the host institution.
  • Awards for shorter stays will be considered if applicants have specific and defined goals and objectives that they would like to pursue as a host institution.

How to Apply: Applicants have to complete an application form, together with an application letter justifying the application, a curriculum vitae, a letter of acceptance from the institution to be visited, and a letter from the home institution director / supervisor supporting the application via e-mail.


Applications should be sent to:

ISPD Secretariat
Rue des Fabriques 1B – B1000
Brussels – Belgium
Fax: +32 2 808 44 454
Phone: + 1 567 251 4018

Application Deadline: 

  • 31st March 2017
  • 30th September 2017

Visit the Program Webpage for Details


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