european psychiatric association

ECP Scholarship Programme

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

in 2022, the 30th European Congress of Psychiatry will take place on 2-5 April in the city of Budapest, under the guiding motto “Linking Clinical Practice and Research for Better Mental Health Care in Europe.” Find all information about the event on the EPA Congress website.

Applications for the EPA 2022 Scholarships are now closed. Thank you to all participants! The Jury is currently reviewing applications, and all candidates will be contacted by the end of the year.

The EPA Scholarship includes :

  • Congress registration fee exemption
  • Travel to and from the congress venue
  • Up to 4 nights of hotel
  • 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


For any questions, please contact the EPA Office at