Application Criteria

The World Bank
GNI per capita ranking


Non-European countries


Special awards are available for membership of the EAPCCT and for Congress attendance for applicants from certain European and non-European countries.




Congress Attendance for non-European countries

One congress attendance award is granted per eligible country per annum, with a maximum of 5 awards for non-European Countries. The award permits reduced rate registration (at the existing student rates) and free admission to the pre-congress continuing education day.

Applicants should Notes:
  1. Priority will be given to new applicants under the age of 40
  2. No individual may receive this award more than twice
  3. If more than five applications are received their abstract review scores will be used to decide who receives the awards.
  4. Eligible countries are those outside Europe (that is, countries not on the European countries congress attendance award list), which had a Gross National Income per capita, using the World Bank Atlas method, equal to or lower than 25,210 US Dollars in 2013. For the complete list see data.worldbank.org/indicator/NY.GNP.PCAP.CD.
Applications for these awards should be made to the EAPCCT General Secretary, and should include a current CV. These can be sent when the abstract has been submitted but needs to be received by the EAPCCT General Secretary no later than 12 February, 2016.