"Travel awards will be offered to five best poster presenters and registration fees for the winners will be waived."




Ten international early career psychiatrists will be chosen to attend the pre-congress workshop of “Professional and Leadership skills” led by Professor Norman Sartorius on 25th October 2018. The award will cover partial travel reimbursement of 300 USD and complimentary registration fee.



1. Early career psychiatrists who have completed the degree within 5 years and must be under the age of 35 year.

2. Must not have attended similar workshop before.

3. Must send CV and motivational letter of the applicants, and academic recommendation letter from the Head of Department/ organization or relevant professors of the field.

4. Highly recommend to prepare and bring a poster if one is selected (poster of preferred topic/research)

Note: 3 of ten selected individuals must prepare an 8-minute oral presentation of their chosen topics. Individuals who wish to do the presentation during the workshop need to mention in the motivation letter. This will be chosen on first-come, first-served basis.

Apply via email: (with Subject of “Young Psychiatrist Award”)

Deadline for application: 31 st August 2018