BSGAR Travel Bursary

The BSGAR (British Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology)  Executive Committee would like to invite applications from Junior BSGAR Members for a Travelling Bursary up to the value of £250 to support relevant costs for presenting original scientific work related to gastrointestinal and abdominal radiology at the forthcoming RSNA meeting in Chicago. Applicants must be Junior BSGAR members at the time the application is received by the BSGAR office. 

Applications should be submitted via email to the BSGAR administrator ( by Friday 28th October 2016 and include: 

1. The abstract(s) 
2. Confirmation of acceptance by RSNA 
3. A letter of support from a BSGAR member of over 1 year standing. 

Please ensure that the documents you upload can be easily blinded / anonymised for the evaluation process. Use .doc files where possible. If screenshots are being sent as confirmation of abstract acceptance, please provide both an identifiable and a blinded / anonymised version, which should be otherwise identical. 

The Bursary will be competitive and applications evaluated objectively by a sub-committee. It may be used for travel, registration or accommodation costs that are not met from other sources. Payment will be retrospective and require receipts. Acknowledgement of BSGAR, including use of the BSGAR logo in an acknowledgment slide, is a condition of the Bursary. The successful applicant will be informed by Friday 18th November, and details of the successful applicant will be posted on the website in late November. If you have any further queries, please email