11th Training Course for Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Surgery

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Apply for congress travel grant

Participants are welcome to apply for a travel grant by the scientific committee of Focus Valve 2019.
Deadline to apply: July 31, 2019
Please note: Before completing the application, please prepare a short curriculum vitae as you will have to attach it. The CV should be one page maximum and include current position, qualifications and clinical and research interests.
Review: August 1 – August 13, 2019. Applications will be reviewed by the course directors.
Notice of acceptance: August 14, 2019

The application will be handled through an external link provided by AUSTROPA INTERCONVENTION

The congress travel grant is comprised as follows:
Maximum amount: EUR 2.800.-- including:

  • A maximum of 4 nights hotel accommodation costs. Training course fee (September 15 - 17, 2019),
    two workshops maximum (September 18, 2019)

  • Travel costs (Economy Class flight tickets or First Class train tickets) up to 600 Euros

Travel arrangements will have to be organized by the applicant.


  • Registration as applicant (the online application form will be online in advance).

  • You will receive a confirmation per e-mail including direct access to the travel grant application portal.

  • Log in to the portal and complete your contact data

  • After saving your contact data, please do not forget to upload a short CV

  • If you have successfully uploaded your CV you will receive an e-mail confirming your upload.


Please find below information on how to apply for additional grants.
In case of interest fill in the form below.
Note: the allocation of the grants will be selected by the course directors of the Medical University of Innsbruck.
There is no guarantee for receiving a grant.
Notice of Acceptance: August 14, 2019

Educational allowances and support for Non-US Based Healthcare Professionals

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