Purpose

Purpose

The Continuing Education Travel Grant provides supplementary funding that helps CSHP members who receive the grant to attend conferences and educational events of relevance to their pharmacy practice.

Award Description

Separate cash awards of $500 each will be available to fund travel/education expenses for up to four different recipients. These funds can be used towards any aspect of travel or expense associated with an educational event (including hotel, registration, and taxi). This grant is proudly sponsored by the Fresenius Kabi Canada Inc. and is awarded annually, provided funding is obtained.

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Eligibility/Application Deadline

Applicants must be a Member or Student Pharmacist Supporter of the CSHP BC Branch. All travel must be used toward an educational event that is attended in-person. The funds will not be available for online courses. Grant money must be claimed by May 31st of the following year. If the award cannot be used by the recipient, the award is forfeited. The application deadline is March 31.

Selection Criteria

A random draw conducted by the Awards Committee will determine the winners.

Award Presentation

Winners will be notified immediately after the draw in order for them to be able to make decisions about upcoming travel. The cash award of $500 will be given to each of the winning recipients upon providing the awards chair with proof of travel/educational expenses.