The International Relations Committee of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) is pleased to announce a special opportunity for international ACS Chapters provided by the Dr. Pon Satitpunwaycha Fund. This program will allow international chapters or other eligible organizations to create a local educational course that includes faculty from the ACS.
To support ongoing strategic partnerships between the ACS and institutions in Africa, applications from non-ACS chapter organizations in Africa are eligible for the 2023 round of funding. All applications from African institutions must be co-sponsored by an official College or organization in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The goals of this competitive grant program are:
Open call for applications begins in June. The deadline to apply is August 22, 2022. All applicants will be notified of the outcome of the selection process in October.
Additional documents and questions are to be directed to the Scholarships Administrator: firstname.lastname@example.org or Scholarships Administrator, American College of Surgeons, 633 N. Saint Clair St., Chicago, IL 60611-3295.