COUR International Scholarship Program

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International Scholarship Program

Purpose of Program:

To have 4-5 orthopedic surgeons from developing nations attend the POSNA meeting and associated social events free of charge, on an annual basis under the guidance of POSNA / sponsoring POSNA member.

Facilitate short term visit of the International scholar to pediatric orthopedic centers in North America by identifying interested local hosts / institutions.


Eligibility criteria for International scholar:

The potential applicant should:

  • Be a practicing orthopedic surgeon in a developing nation
  • Not have received a received a POSNA COUR fellowship in the past 5 years
  • Be directly involved in the care of children with orthopedic problems
  • Complete an Application form for the COUR International scholar’s program
  • Identify a sponsoring POSNA member
  • Agree to complete a feedback form regarding his/ her experience as a COUR scholar.

    Follow the links below for more details and application prospectus.

    Deadline: July 15.

    For more scholarship information and application, see: COUR International Scholarship Program Website