THE OPTICAL FOUNDATION TRAVEL GRANT TO ATTEND THE TEAR FILM AND OCULAR SURFACE SOCIETY CONFERENCE

PURPOSE: To encourage talented persons to pursue full-time careers in optometric research and education in schools and colleges of optometry, The Optical Foundation in collaboration with the Tear Film and Ocular Surface (TFOS) society are offering a travel grant for level 500 Ghanaian Optometry students to attend the 2016 TFOS conference. To be eligible, applicants must be enrolled in an Optometry program in Ghana and must be members of TFOS.

Upon return from the conference, the successful candidate is required to submit a two-page report and photos of their experience. In addition, the successful candidate will give a presentation on the conference proceedings.

NOTE: Deadline for receipt of applications is 1st April 2016, 5PM (Netherlands timezone: UTC + 1.00). 

Download the TOF Travel Grant Application Form and email your submission to travelgrant@theopticalfoundation.com.