Activity Grants

UEG promotes and funds educational projects in the field of digestive health in our efforts to advance and harmonise the training and continuing education of professionals, and to improve clinical standards and services to reduce health inequalities across Europe.

In line with these efforts UEG’s educational strategy is furthermore based on the competencies outlined in the European specialty training programme and curriculum for gastroenterology and hepatology, the so-called Blue Book.

Which activities does UEG support?

The UEG Activity Grant scheme funds innovative and multidisciplinary educational projects that promote collaboration, interdisciplinarity and modern teaching methods across Europe and which are coordinated by UEG Member Societies and other providers of education in the field of digestive health.

Specific types of supported activities:
•    Live Educational Events
•    Online Courses
•    Standards & Guidelines Initiatives

If you are interested in applying for support, you find all details below.

Application is closed.
Applicants will be informed about the status of their application by July 2019.

  • The project language is English.
  • Applications must be submitted online through the provided form, pdf applications will not be accepted. 
  • Applications and any additional material (documents, reports, etc.) or digital reference stated in applications must be submitted in English.
  • Only complete applications submitted within the deadline and adhering to the conditions set will be accepted for review.
  • Project outcome will be made available for dissemination through UEG communications and publications in coordination with the organiser (e.g. UEG Journal, UEG Week related publications, website, UEG Library, etc.).
  • Initiatives that receive funding from UEG will mention UEG’s sponsoring and endorsement on their website and in other publications referring to the initiative (e.g. course programmes, scientific publications).
  • Final selection of supported programmes will be taken by end of June 2019.

UEG - United European Gastroenterology
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