The Scottish Intensive Care Society (SICS) is pleased to offer a postgraduate studies bursary to part-fund educational studies undertaken in fields of work allied to intensive care medicine. The bursary is available to all membership categories. One bursaries will be awarded in 2023.
A standardised application form and marking scheme will be used, and the final decision on a successful applicant will be agreed by the SICS Education and Training Committee.
The bursary will be paid in advance of the study period, with an agreement that, if studies are not completed, the award will be refunded in part or entirety depending on review.
The successful applicant will be required to produce progress updates as requested, and provide a final report for SICS records
A contribution to the funding of an individual’s postgraduate studies in a field of work allied to critical care that will bring tangible benefits to critical care in Scotland, including but not restricted to patients, families, the public and all related health professionals.
Applications from students new to further studies are particularly welcome.
The bursary will not be awarded:
The application should be submitted electronically by 5pm on the closing date. Late applications will not be considered.
The application should consist of:
The Education Group Chair (Gilly Fleming – Gillian.Fleming4@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk) or the Honorary Secretary (contact details available on the SICS website)