Bursary application is now closed


In order to encourage young researchers to participate in the 3rd African Epilepsy Congress, bursaries will be awarded to a limited number of applicants who have submitted an abstract to the congress, which stands out for its scientific quality.

Bursary awards assist awardees with costs in order to attend the congress, which may include registration, travel and accommodation.


Bursary application is now closed and awardees have been informed.


Requirements and Conditions

All applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • At the time of application, applicants must be 40 years of age or under
  • Applicants must have submitted an abstract and received a score of at least 4 (out of 5)
  • Applicants must be the first or second author of the submitted abstract
  • Applicants must have an African nationality or residency in any African country



Please contact the Congress Secretariat at dakar@epilepsycongress.org with any queries.