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Bursary applications are now closed.  

The BDIAP has five awards of £3000 available to contribute towards registration, accommodation and travel for trainees who have submitted an abstract to the USCAP meeting.

The 112th Annual USCAP Meeting is taking place on 11-16 March 2023 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. 

Am I eligible?

Applications are open to:

  • BDIAP Member Country Trainee Members (UK, Ireland, Belgium, The Netherlands)
  • To be eligible for a bursary applicants must have submitted an abstract to the meeting.

Please note that abstract acceptance is not a condition of the bursary. 

Application Process

  • Complete the online application form linked below.
  • Upload a short CV focusing on training in histopathology.
  • Upload your abstract details, including a copy of your abstract and a statement of your contribution to the project (word limit 200).
  • Upload confirmation of your abstract submission. 
  • Upload confirmation from your head of department/educational supervisor of your trainee status.  A template is available here

All four upload documents (specified above) must be uploaded when completing the online application form. 

Please note:

  • Members will be asked to provide their IAP Reference Number when completing the online form. This can be found on the profile page of your Member Area
  • Only completed applications will be considered. 

Applications closed Monday 31 October 2022. 


  1. Bursary recipients are required to submit a short report within 3 months of the meeting. We will provide awarded applicants a guideline of what to include. The report will be made available on the BDIAP website and circulated to BDIAP members via our e-newsletter.
  2. If for any reason you are unable to attend the meeting, please contact us as soon as possible. 
  3. A member is not entitled to more than one BDIAP bursary in any two-year period.

If you have any queries please contact Sam Kiely