Europa Donna Fellowship Grants
The Organising Committee will award five EUROPA DONNA fellowships to breast cancer advocates.
To be considered for a EUROPA DONNA Fellowship the following criteria should apply:
- breast cancer survivor
- under the age of 40 years
- fluent in English
- demonstrated some involvement in breast cancer advocacy work for at least one year
The individual must provide a short abstract (400 words) about your current advocacy activities and indicate why EBCC-12 will be important to your future advocacy work. This paper should be submitted to the Head Office of EUROPA DONNA for the Board to review.
Each fellowship grant shall be worth a free registration, free accommodation for a maximum of 3 nights and reimbursement of travel costs up to a maximum of 500 EUR (reimbursement after the conference).
Applicants who meet the above criteria should send their abstracts to:
EUROPA DONNA – The European Breast Cancer Coalition
Piazza Amendola 3
20149 Milan, Italy
Tel: +39 02 3659 2280
Fax: +39 02 3659 2284
Deadline for receipt of applications is 1 November 2019
The applications will be reviewed by the Europa Donna Board and EBCC-12 Organising Committee.
Successful applicants will be notified in January 2020.
EBCC12 Fellowship Grants
Fellowships for individuals from developing countries (Applied to individuals from low-income and lower-middle-income economies according to the World Bank listing).
The EBCC-12 Organising Committee will award a number fellowship grants to young doctors, basic scientists, nurses and others involved in breast cancer care and advocacy, from developing countries to attend the European Breast Cancer Conference in Barcelona.
To be considered for a fellowship grant the applicant should:
- to submit a one page description of a project that optimizes breast cancer care in developing countries
- provide a letter from the Head of the Department/Organisation stating that the applicant is not the recipient of any other financial support
- provide a one page CV
- upon acceptance of the fellowship: to display a poster describing the project that optimizes breast cancer care in developing countries
Deadline for receipt of applications online is 17 November 2019 (online submission portal will be available early September)
Each fellowship grant shall be worth a free registration, free accommodation for a maximum of 3 nights and reimbursement of travel costs up to a maximum of 1000 EUR (reimbursement after the conference).
The EBCC-12 Committee will decide who will receive a fellowship grant.
Successful applicants will be notified January 2020.