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Conference Sponsorship

To encourage scholarly activities among students of the different healthcare professions, PPEO is offering sponsorships for deserving students who are presenting their research findings at regional or international conferences. PPEO will reimburse the student to cover part of the students' expenses for attending the conference.

Eligibility Criteria
Research for the paper or poster to be presented was carried out in collaboration with a department or member of the staff of Tan Tock Seng Hospital
  1. The student should belong to one of the following health profession groups: medicine, nursing, pharmacy, clinical psychology, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech therapy, diagnostic radiography and radiation therapy. Students of other health profession groups will have their applications reviewed on a case by case basis. 
  2. Applicant must be the first or second author of the paper or poster to be presented
  3. Application has to be submitted by the submission deadline reflected in table below
  4. Successful applicants can only receive one sponsorship per financial year (i.e March to April) and limited to maximum two sponsorship throughout entire duration of study.
  5. Sponsored amount is capped at $1,200 for international conferences, $600 for conferences in Malaysia. International conferences held in Singapore are considered local conferences, with sponsorship capped at $50.

Application Information

Students are to log into the following online platforms upon the opening of the application period(s) to submit their applications. 

Please sign up as a new user under the 'New Users' section and read through the TTSH policy carefully on the conference sponsorships.

Applicants who did not submit all the required documents will not be considered for sponsorship. PPEO will review all submissions and inform the successful applicant via email.
Call for applicationsSubmission deadlineConference periodResults announce on
 16 April 2018 01 May 2018 01 June to 31 July 2018 15 May 2018
 15 June 2018 30 June 2018 01 August to to 30 September 2018 15 July 2018
 15 August 2018 31 August 2018 01 October to 30 November 2018        15 September 2018

For more information, kindly refer to our FAQ or contact Shannon Chia.

Rachel Chong,
15 Apr 2018, 22:37