IPS Conference Grants & Awards

Funded places

International and Branch funding available to attend
Infection Prevention 2018

Branch and international funding is available for full and associate members of the Infection Prevention Society to attend this year's annual conference on Sunday 30th September - Tuesday 2nd October 2018 at the Scottish Event Campus in Glasgow.

How to apply:
Visit our funding website https://fitwise.eventsair.com/2018-infection-prevention/ip2018funding and submit the following information:

Funding is open to full and associate IPS members who have been a member for 12 months or more. Prior to beginning your application please ensure that you have the following information to hand.

  • IPS membership number - please email ips@fitwise.co.uk for this information, if you do not have it to hand
  • Short biography (150 words max.)
  • Previous IPS funding information
  • Supporting letter/email from your manager to indicate that you are applying for financial support 
  • Supporting evidence to detail your involvement within the IPS in the last 12 months
 

Each branch determines their funding; please refer to the application website to find out what your branch funding includes. If you are unsuccessful for branch funding, you can be considered for central funding which covers the cost of registration fees only.


International Member Funding - 2 places awarded

This educational grant will cover the costs of two full delegate registrations and accommodation for a maximum of four nights at a hotel selected by the IPS. The successful members must fund their own travel costs and if applicable, take care of any visa requirements.

Please apply via https://fitwise.eventsair.com/2018-infection-prevention/ip2018funding


Best Oral Paper presentation at Conference

The winner will be awarded a place at the 2019 conference. For details on submitting an abstract to be considered for an oral presentation please CLICK HERE

Best Poster at Conference  

The winner will be awarded a place at the 2019 conference. For details on submitting an abstract to be considered for a poster display please CLICK HERE