The International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS) has announced the establishment of three different ICRS Travelling Fellowships Programs. Applications are open to all active ICRS Members. One of the scholarships is the travelling scholarship to the 2012 World Congress in Montreal Canada.

 Objectives: ICRS provides support to ICRS-members (residents, student fellows and young

investigators) towards their individual travel expenses for attending the ICRS Educational Event in question. Young ICRS Members from developing countries and interested in all fields of cartilage repair and tissue engineering are encouraged to apply. Applicants will be notified of acceptance in due time.

Worth of Award: up to a maximum of €500.00


  • Candidates are ICRS Members in good standing
  • Candidates are below age 40
  • Candidates from newly industrializing (emerging) Countries preferred
  • Candidate must have at least 1 accepted abstract for ICRS 2012, Montreal – Canada
  • Candidates must not have been benefited previously from the same programme

Vacancies: 10 candidates per event

Application Deadline: February 15, 2012 (applications received after that deadline cannot be considered)

How to Apply

Please send your application with the following documents (application in one single PDF-file

only) to [email protected]

Letter of motivation with Career Goals

Letter from head of department supporting your application

Copy of the abstract (or proof of acceptance) submitted online for ICRS 2012, Montreal.

Brief CV (not more than 2 pages), including information on date of birth, sex, current and

past affiliation, degrees, awards, and research interests

List of publications of last 5 years with title and journal references

For more information, and to apply, visit their website by clicking here.

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