Travel Grant

The Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology is pleased to offer up to 10 Prof. Yasuo Tano Travel Grants for young ophthalmologists in the Asia-Pacific region to attend the 33rd APAO Congress. Priority will be given to ophthalmologists who are aged 40 or below, from a developing country and whose presentations (free paper, poster or video) have been accepted by the Scientific Program Committee of the 33rd APAO Congress. Each successful applicant will receive US$1000 if they live outside the host city of the 33rd APAO Congress (i.e. Hong Kong), whereas those who live in the host city will receive US$300.

Interested young ophthalmologists should complete the online application available on the congress system at from June 19 to August 14, 2017. Selection results will be announced by the end of October 2017.