european psychiatric association

2024 Edition

Every year, the European Psychiatric Association is pleased to award 5 Scholarships to selected Early Career Psychiatrists and trainees to attend the EPA Congress.

The EPA Scholarship includes :

  • Congress registration fee exemption
  • Travel allowance to and from the congress city
  • Up to 4 nights of hotel allowance
  • Free access to one EPA Course
  • Invitation to attend the Congress opening ceremony
  • Invitation to the ECP Luncheon
  • One-year of EPA membership


Applications will be carefully selected by a Jury. Eligible candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Qualify as a trainee in psychiatry or an Early Career Psychiatrist (be under 40 years old or be within 5 years of completion of specialist training)
  • Reside in a country included in the World Health Organisation Europe region

The application process of the EPA Scholarships is fully internet-based.
Please prepare the following documents and information before you begin your application:

  • An updated curriculum vitae in English
  • Your motivation to apply for this scholarship in English – to be completed online
  • A signed recommendation letter in English, from your supervisor
Applications are now closed.


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