Please note: Only applications in the field of multiple sclerosis are accepted.

Who can apply?

Please ensure that you are applying from a low- and middle-income country as specified by the World Bank here: In other words, if you search for your country or residence/work and it is classified as “high income”, you are unfortunately ineligible. Any other income classification is eligible.

For full details of the the award or fellowship and to check you are eligible please check the following information before registering.

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Only countries listed are eligible.

Unfortunately you are not eligible to apply. If you wish to discuss your eligibility please use this contact us form.

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Host details
(e.g. University of London / San Raffaele Institute)
(e.g. Menno von Klerk / Gianvito Antoine Dominguez)

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