UEG Activity Grants

UEG Activity Grant Applications are now open. 
Submit your proposals by April 30!

We fund your activities

UEG promotes and funds educational projects in the field of digestive health in our efforts to advance and harmonise the training and continuing education of professionals, and to improve clinical standards and services to reduce health inequalities across Europe.

In line with these efforts, UEG’s educational strategy is based on the competencies outlined in the European specialty training programme and curriculum for gastroenterology and hepatology, the so-called Blue Book.

Deadline for applications is April 30, 2021.

 

Activity Grant
Activities we support

The UEG Activity Grant scheme funds innovative and multidisciplinary educational projects that promote collaboration, interdisciplinarity and modern teaching methods across Europe, which are coordinated by UEG Member Societies and other providers of education in the field of digestive health.

 

Specific types of supported activities:

  • Online Courses
  • Standards & Guidelines Initiatives
General terms and conditions
  • The project language is English.
  • Applications must be submitted online using the provided form.
  • Applications and any additional material (documents, reports, etc.) or digital reference stated in applications must be submitted in English.
  • Only complete applications submitted within the deadline and adhering to the conditions set will be accepted for review.
  • Project outcome will be made available for dissemination through UEG communications and publications in coordination with the organiser (e.g. UEG Journal, UEG Week-related publications, website, UEG Library, etc.).
  • Initiatives that receive funding from UEG will mention UEG’s sponsoring and endorsement on their website and in other publications referring to the initiative (e.g. course programmes, scientific publications).
  • Final selection of awardees will be taken by end of June 2021.

Application for Online Courses

Funding

The 1-hour online courses should teach or underpin the management of gastroenterological, pancreatobiliary and hepatic diseases to improve the standard of care. 

We fund the development and publication of 2 types of online courses.

Online courses produced by a UEG Member Society:

Apply for Online Courses by UEG Member Society funding

Online courses produced by an individual endorsed by a UEG Member Society.

Apply for Online Courses by an individual funding

We welcome applications to produce online courses that are innovative, didactic and fulfil the specific educational needs of the target audience. Check out existing online courses.

How to apply
  1. Download and carefully read the criteria for applicants and selection process
  2. Download and carefully read the UEG help manual on how to produce an online course
  3. Download and carefully read the permission for publication
  4. Download and complete the respective application form (UEG Member Society or an individual endorsed by a UEG Member Society)
  5. Download and complete the budget template
  6. Prepare CVs of the lead author and co-author(s)
  7. In case of an application submitted by an individual, collect endorsement letter(s) from UEG Member Society(ies)
  8. Submit the completed forms via the online application 

Application for Standards & Guidelines Initiatives

Funding

In 2021, we fund the development of new clinical practice guidelines in selected areas.

Apply for Standards & Guidelines Initiatives funding

Initiatives are coordinated by UEG Member Societies. In the selection of initiatives that will be funded, a particular focus is set on supporting underserved areas in digestive health.

How to apply
  1. Download and carefully read the criteria for applicants and selection process
  2. Download and complete the application form:
    Application – Development of new clinical practice guidelines
  3. Download and complete the budget template
  4. Prepare a Gantt chart
  5. Collect signed statements from participating societies & partners
  6. Submit the completed forms via the online application
Contact
Association Management
Andrea Nowak
  • M: + 43 699 1997 16 12
  • T: + 43 1 997 16 39