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2019 ACS/ASBrS International Scholarship

The American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Breast Surgeons are pleased to announce a shared scholarship, the 2019 ACS/ASBrS International Scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to a surgeon specifically working in breast cancer surgery in underserved and developing areas to improve the quality of breast cancer surgical services. The scholarship, in the amount of $5,000, provides the scholar with an opportunity to attend the American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBrS) 20th Annual Meeting, April 30 - May 5, 2019 at the Hilton Anatole, Dallas, TX and to visit the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) headquarters in Chicago, IL, to learn about the standards for a breast cancer program/database and the importance of multidisciplinary breast cancer care. The deadline for receipt of all application materials is November 15, 2018.

The full list of requirements and a link to the application form are located on the ACS website below:
www.facs.org/member-services/scholarships/international/acsasbrs-intl.

Please address questions to:
Ms. Kate Early, ACS International Liaison and Scholarships Administrator kearly@facs.org / 312-202-5281