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Educational Grants

EHRA Congress

EHRA yearly congress is the best opportunity to present cutting-edge research and clinical findings to a wide range of practitioners, 2020 congress edition is taking place in Vienna from 29-31 March.

Since 1 January 2018, EHRA is facing new challenges, most notably the revised MedTech Europe code, which prohibits the direct sponsoring by medical device companies of a delegate’s congress attendance. In this respect once again, EHRA will provide Congress Educational Grants to facilitate attendance to as many delegates as possible.

The application process is now closed.

The Grant

  • €500 (Five hundred Euros), a contribution towards costs of travel and accommodation to attend EHRA 2020 Congress
  • A standard congress registration to EHRA 2020 Congress.


Application process

Ensure that your My ESC profile is up to date. Please check the fields “My personal details” and “My activities”


  • The official language of this application is English
  • All fields are mandatory
  • Incomplete application forms will not be considered
  • The number of EHRA Congress Educational Grants is limited. Interested applicants are asked to submit the form promptly

If you have any questions,  you can email


To ensure fair and transparent distribution, EHRA board created the EHRA Selection Committee. All applications will be rated based on predefined criteria agreed upon by the committee: 

  • Age
  • Abstract submission
  • Country of work (a focus will be made this year on the following countries: Argentina, Canada, Croatia, Greece,  India, Iran, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, South Korea, The Netherlands, and Turkey)
  • Certification exam
  • Experience
  • Specialty
  • Number of scientific publications in the last 5 years
  • Previous EHRA Congress attendance
  • etc..


Grants Timeline

  • Application opening: 17 September
  • Application deadline: 31 October
  • Applications review and selection: Mid November
  • Grant recipients notification: End November