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Annual MANSAG Travel Fellowship Award

Dear Colleagues,

I am pleased to inform you that the Educational Committee is now inviting applications for the annual MANSAG Travel Fellowship Award.

Applications, including the purpose of the request, a comprehensive statement of the cost and a brief CV, must be submitted by email to Dr. Mosun Fapohunda, MANSAG Educational Committee at

The deadline for submission of applications is 23:59 pm on Friday, 31st March 2023.

The successful candidate(s) will be contacted by 7th April 2022.
The value of a single award is up to a maximum of £1,500.00, which can be used to supplement other grants. In certain cases where there are 2 equally deserving top candidates, the maximum value of the award will be shared between the eligible applicants.

Over the years, there have been outstanding recipients across different medical specialties. The last recipient was Dr. CJ Kenechukwu (MTI Neonatology / Paediatrics) at the Wirral University Teaching Hospital) for his work with Synaris Health – a startup he co-founded to seek out ways to improve patient outcomes in Low- and Middle-Income countries.

The grant is available in any one of the following areas:

  • Major Overseas Grant: to enable candidates to acquire clinical /research experience overseas.
  • Conference & Educational Grant: to enable successful candidates to attend courses & meetings to present their research work.
  • Thesis Grant: to help with the completion of a higher degree.

Eligible applicants for this award are paid-up junior doctor/allied health professional members of MANSAG and, in exceptional circumstances, medical students.