A call has been made for applications across Africa n and Asian Nations for the Merck Diabetes and Merck Hypertension award for medical students 2017,This award is made known through the Merck capacity advancement program with the commitment to build a platform of diabetes and hypertension experts across the globe.
Application Deadline: 31st July 2017
Eligible Countries: African and Asian countries
To be taken at (country): Cairo, Egypt
About the Award: “Merck Diabetes and Hypertension Awards mark another step in our commitment to working with governments, academia and relevant stakeholders in building healthcare capacity with a focus on non-communicable diseases in various countries in Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa and Latin America,” said Rasha Kelej, Chief Social Officer, Merck Healthcare.
All medical postgraduates and final year undergraduates are invited to apply for the Merck Diabetes Award 2017.
Theme: Every Day is a Diabetes Day
Merck Diabetes Award is being rolled out in many of the African and Asian universities as part of our commitment to building diabetes capacity and improving access to quality and sustainable healthcare solutions in developing countries.
The aim of Merck Diabetes Award is to create a Diabetes Experts Platform across the globe.
Eligibility: All medical postgraduates and final year undergraduates are invited to apply for the Merck Hypertension Award 2017
Selection: Submissions will be reviewed by a Scientific Committee.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value and Duration of Program: Postgraduate Diabetes Diploma with University of South Wales. Winners will be invited to attend the Merck Africa Luminary on 24th-25th October, 2017 in Cairo, Egypt to receive the award.
How to Apply: Please submit your one page concept paper to:
Award Provider: Merck