The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland

Travel Grants and IRC Funding
The International Relations Committee (IRC) of the AAGBI Foundation considers applications for funding for projects usually, but not exclusively, in lower resourced countries. There are three categories of grants: Travel Grants for Individuals; Project Grants; and Volunteer and Out of Programme Experience Grant.

The next IRC meeting applicants can submit a grant application to will be held in May 2017. The submission period is currently open to applications for travel taking place between 12 May 2017 and 13 July 2017. The deadline for applications is 21 April 2017.


Please note applications are not considered retrospectively.

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Wylie Medal Undergraduate Prize
The Wylie Medal 2017 will be awarded to the most meritorious essay on this year's topic "Social media - friend or foe?" written by an undergraduate medical student at a university in Great Britain or Ireland. The overall winner will receive the Wylie Medal in memory of Dr W Derek Wylie, President of the AAGBI 1980-82.

The closing date for submissions was 31 January 2017

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Undergraduate Elective Funding
Applications are invited from medical students studying in Great Britain and Ireland (subject to confirmation of eligibility) to apply to the AAGBI Foundation for funding towards a medical student elective period taking place between April and September 2017. A further round of funding will be advertised in the spring for electives taking place from October 2017 onwards. Overseas students should ensure that they are permitted to apply for charitable funding.

The closing date for submissions was 31 January 2017

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