LIVED EXPERIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 2, 2021 11:59 pm EDT
These scholarships are part of the Canadian Pain Society’s commitment to supporting participation and engagement of people with lived experience at the 2021 Virtual Scientific Meeting, April 28-30, 2021.
Any person, caregiver or family member with lived experience relevant to our conference’s central theme (pain) is eligible to apply. Each Lived Experience Scholarship will cover full conference registration, which includes access to the virtual meeting platform, all scientific content and the ability to network with clinicians and pain researchers participating in the meeting.
Submissions must be made through our online form.
Complete applications include: (1) Completed online application form; (2) Letter of Interest – A one page (maximum) letter clearly stating the reason(s) why the person with lived experience/caregiver would like to attend the meeting. In addition, applicants should indicate whether they have previously applied for and/or were awarded a Lived Experience Scholarship (formerly called a “CPS Patient Scholarship”) and if so, how many times and the year(s).
Applications will be reviewed by members of the Scientific Program Committee that have Lived Experience of Pain.
Note: Please upload your letter as a PDF file. Files cannot exceed 30 MB.
Criteria for Selection of Awardees
To download full submission guidelines - click here.
Questions can be directed to the Canadian Pain Society office:
(416) 642-6379 or firstname.lastname@example.org
301 - 250 Consumers Road, Toronto ON M2J 4V6