SCOT Zimmer Biomet Travelling Fellowship

We are pleased to welcome the resumption of the SCOT Travelling Fellowship. This will be awarded through a submission and interview process and is aimed at Scottish orthopaedic trainees who leaving for fellowships in 2020.

It will be awarded by a panel comprising representatives from all four training regions (usually the TPD) and chaired by the Chairman of SCOT.

It is supported by a grant from Zimmer Biomet.

Timetable: (Completed for 2019. To be confirmed for 2020)

-Applications open: 1 November 2019
-Applications close: 29 November 2019
-Interview Panel: 13 December 2019 (via web conference)
-Provision of 70% of grant – prior to leaving
-Provision of 30% of grant – on submission of report and presentation to Summer SCOT meeting (2021)

Eligibility Criteria:

-Completion of FRCS(Tr & Orth) prior to leaving on fellowship
-Current holder of Scottish NTN
-Agree to present a report at the Summer SCOT meeting after returning
-Agree to write a 1000 word report within 60 days of completion
-Agree for the report to be submitted to the industry sponsor
-Agree to return the grant in its entirety if the stated fellowship is not completed
-Understand that 30% of the grant will be withheld pending the report and presentation to SCOT

How to Apply: