Congratulations to our 2018 Awardees:

Purwanto Kartika Indonesia
Totadri Sidharth India
Kashyap Mitika India
Daruvala Rhea India
Ahmad Alia Pakistan
Ahmed Nagla Egypt
Qazi Abid Pakistan
Garrido Clauida Guatemala
Fuentes-Alabi Soad El Salvador
Zakaria Marwa Egypt
Olbara Gilbert Kenya
Sadaruddin Shahzad Pakistan
Wambu Fredrick Kenya
Salaverria Castillo Carmen El Salvador
Lukashenko Andrii Ukraine
Chu Trixy Philippines
Widjajanto Pudjo Hagung Indonesia
Chau Van Ha Vietnam
Manirakiza Alexis Rwanda
Aguilar Vincent Philippines


For each annual meeting, SIOP provides scholarships to people who have insufficient resources to participate and to travel to the meeting. Successful candidates will receive financial support towards their travel and accommodation costs up to EUR 1500 and free registration to the annual meeting. Additionally, the SIOP board has decided to award all scholarship winners with a free SIOP membership with the wish that you will continue to be an active member.

Application Criteria

  • be under the age of 45 years (age is not an absolute limit, but priority will be given to young investigators)
  • live in a Low or Lower-Middle Income Country according to the World Bank list (click here to view your eligibility)
  • be active in paediatric oncology: full time or at least 30%
  • be accredited in a hospital with a division for paediatric oncology
  • submit an abstract to the SIOP Meeting you wish to attend

Information & Documents

Please prepare the following information before you begin your application:

Proof of age (copy of passport or ID) (file size limited to 1MB, PDF or jpeg only)
Letter of department head (file size limited to 1MB, PDF only) stating that no other financial support is provided to the applicant to attend the Annual SIOP Meeting and that the applicant is working in the field of paediatric oncology (full time or at least 30%)
Template_Letter of Department Head SIOP Scholarship_YI Award_2018
Abstract information
– Abstract title
– Abstract number
– Abstract topic
SIOP Membership number (optional – but we strongly encourage you to become a member)

Applications are closed

Deadline for applications was April 11, 2018 (12:00 noon CET)

Abstract submission is closed

Abstract submission deadline was 10 April 2018.Please note there will be no extended abstract submission deadline.