Each year Pain School International offers a limited number of partial Scholarship opportunities to board certified physicians living and practicing in developing countries. The goal of the program is to improve chronic pain management in the physicians` home country.

The winners of our 2020-2021 Scholarship have already been announced however, due to COVID-19 all our 2020 courses have been postponed therefore the scholarship will be postponed too. Please stay tuned as there will be further updates.

How to apply

At the moment there are no scholarship applications open. Once applications open, please fill in form on the right hand side of this page, and upload the following documents:

  • A motivational letter explaining why and how this course would contribute to a meaningful change in chronic pain management in your country
  • Your CV
  • Two Letters of Recommendation from your Peers
  • Your contact details

Terms and Conditions

  • Scholarship covers up to 75% of the fees of the Comprehensive Pain Education
  • Airfare and accommodation are the responsibility of the participant
  • Course location: Budapest, Hungary
  • Applicant must be a board certified physician
  • Scholarship must be used in the given year
  • Scholarship cannot be transferred to another person, deferred or redeemed for cash
  • Participant must attend all sessions
  • Participant agrees to write a report 1 year after course completion, outlining meaningful changes that have been achieved in the physician`s home country

    Scholarships awarded:

    Name
    Country
    Year of scholarship
    Heyder Favian Sarmiento Burban
    Colombia
    2018
    Jamal Al-Maki
    Iraq
    2018
    Zahid Rustam
    Pakistan
    2018
    Akbar Sajjad
    Pakistan
    2019
    Gábor Woth
    Hungary
    2019
    Mian Azhar
    Pakistan
    2019
    Shahzad Anwar
    Pakistan
    2019
    Chan Wei Heng
    Malaysia
    2020
    Hisham Salameh
    Jordan
    2020
    Santiago Hem
    Argentina
    2020
    Ali Jabbari
    Iran
    2021
    Ninadini Shrestha
    Nepal
    2021