American-British-Canadian (ABC) Travelling Fellowship - Applications have now closed

ABC Travelling Fellowship 2020 – CLOSED TO APPLICANTS

Applications are invited from members of the British Orthopaedic Association to take part in the ‘American/British/Canadian’ tour of North America and Canada in the spring of 2020. This prestigious 5-week fellowship is open to applicants who have been an appointed consultant for less than 10 complete years on 1st January 2020. Four BOA-nominated fellows will participate alongside one each from South Africa, New Zealand and Australia.

The UK participants are sponsored by the Bone & Joint Journal, and are required to become a reviewer for the journal.

Instructions for applicants

To apply please provide two Word documents for (a) your CV and (b) a covering letter that includes:

  • BOA membership number
  • Date of consultant appointment
  • Your subspecialty interest(s)
  • Names of two referees who must be BOA Home Fellows
  • Answer the question: How do you think you would benefit from receiving the ABC Travelling Fellowship?

By applying for this fellowship, you are confirming that you have read and agree to the terms and conditions of the BOA ABC Travelling Fellowship. 

Please check that the contact details held on the BOA membership database are correct, as these will be used to contact you regarding your application.

Please ensure the application is sent to the policy team at policy@boa.ac.uk by Tuesday 3rd September 2019. Interviews for short-listed candidates will take place on Tuesday 29th October 2019 at the BOA office in London.