IGCS International Visiting Scholar & Mentorship Program

Program Details
The Visiting Scholar & Mentorship Program will provide financial support for one (1) early career gynecologic oncologists residing in low- and middle-income countries to travel to an established gynecologic oncology unit for a minimum of two (2) months and a maximum of three (3) months to receive advanced training, foster a relationship with their mentor and gain experience, knowledge, and skills to implement within their local institution and practice. Training must be completed during the calendar year of 2020.
We are now accepting applications through March 31st!

Those interested in participating in the program should review the eligibility criteria and application material requirements carefully. We expect that this will be an extremely competitive application process.

Eligibility & Application Requirements
The applicant, proposed host mentor and the head of the applicant’s current institution must submit information for the application to be complete.

Download the application for complete details regarding eligibility and application requirements.

Applicants that do not meet the eligibility requirements and late applications received after 23:59 hours (11:59 P.M.) CST on the 31st of March 2020, will not be considered.

The applicant must be a currently active IGCS member for two consecutive years and the proposed host mentor must be a currently active IGCS member in their third year of membership.

If you have any questions, please contact IGCS Membership Manager, Cathy Fearing at