KAC Global Tobacco Harm Reduction 2024 Scholarship Program
Applications are presently open for the 2024/25 KAC Global Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme. KAC is excited to declare the initiation of the 7th edition of the program. The upcoming application period begins on September 25 and concludes on November 30, 2023.
Those who secure a spot will be present at the Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) 2024 in Warsaw, Poland. This offers a chance to gain insights from past scholars’ experiences and receive guidance in determining potential career paths in the field of Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR).
The KAC Global Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship offers a unique opportunity for individuals interested in making a positive impact in the field. Aspiring applicants can engage in a straightforward process, involving reading relevant information, registering, and completing essential steps such as a mini-course and quiz. The program not only provides financial support but also includes the invaluable experience of attending the Global Forum on Nicotine in Warsaw, Poland. By fostering education and connecting scholars with the expertise of previous participants, KAC aims to guide individuals towards meaningful contributions in the realm of Tobacco Harm Reduction.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): The KAC Global
Host Institution(s): Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR)
Scholarship Worth: Stipend of $12,000
Number of Awards: Several
Scholarship Level: Postgraduate Students
Nationality: International Students
Requirement and Eligibility Criteria for the KAC Global Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship:
- People intending to enter into the field of research into THR and/or public health
- Harm reduction professionals
- Postgraduate students
- Researchers and scientists
- Medical professionals
- Internet and social media professionals
- Film makers and other audio-visual professionals.
Benefits for the KAC Global Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship:
- Assistance in honing your proposal post-submission
- A stipend of $12,000 to undertake the project
- Travel to and from Warsaw to attend the Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) (read programme highlights)
- An online course in the theory and practice of THR
- Accommodation for the whole period of GFN, including additional days for scholars
- Per diems for the duration of GFN
- Enrolment onto the Mentoring scheme, with a named expert mentor (read programme highlights)
- On-going support from the Scholarship Programme Manager
- Assistance with problem solving – both practical and academic
- the opportunity to return to Warsaw in 2025 to share your findings, either as a poster display, as a speaker, or as an enhanced scholar.
Application Procedures for the KAC Global Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship (How to Apply):
Individuals eager to apply for The KAC Global Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Program should adhere to the following steps:
- Familiarize yourself with the details provided on this page.
- Follow the submission instructions carefully.
- Create a user account and log in.
- After logging in:a. Fill out your profile, including nationality and contact details.
b. Successfully finish the THR-101 mini-course and quiz (achieving at least 70%).
c. Submit your proposal.
The submission system will automatically save your progress, allowing you to prepare and finalize your submission safely over several days.
Application Deadline: November 30, 2023
For more information Visit the Official Website