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ON-ICRS Research Fellowship 2018 – Macau, China

ON-ICRS Research Fellowship 2018 – Macau, China

ON-ICRS Research Fellowship 2018 – Macau, China

Asia, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Macau, China, 2018

The objectives of the programme are to provide young postdoctoral scientists with an opportunity for international exchange in a stimulating environment and to gain exposure to high quality basic research in laboratories that are world famous for their work in orthopaedic tissue regeneration. Selected as potential leaders in the field of cartilage regeneration and repair, fellows will be accompanied on a 10-12 day tour to several laboratories, led by a distinguished and experienced scientist who will act as a mentor throughout the trip. The Fellowship Programme includes attending the ICRS World Congress. The Fellows will be selected in open competition by an expert panel established through ON Foundation Board and the ICRS fellowship, scholarship and research grants committee.


  1. Candidates must be ICRS Members in good standing
  2. Scientists with completed PhD or MD, below age of 40 with a dedicated research interest in cartilage repair and regeneration
  3. Candidates must have a strong publication record in cartilage repair and regeneration
  4. Candidates must not have benefited previously from any ICRS Fellowship programme
  5. Candidates must speak English fluently (the entire programme will be held in English)
  6. Candidates must reside outside the continent being visited (for 2018 outside Asia)

Vacancies: 3-4 candidates every 18 month with alternating tours to Europe, North-America or Asia

Next Application: The next Science Fellows programme will visit a few laboratories in Asia, winding up at the ICRS World Congress in Macau

Tour Dates: March 30 – April 12 and includes the 14th ICRS World Congress in Macau (from April 9-12, 2018).

Application Deadline: From December 15 – January 21, 2018 (applications after the deadline will not be considered)

Application Documents:  Please apply online through: my.on-foundation.org (PDF-file)

Condition: You provide a photo-story of your trip with the regeneration highlights (approx. 6’000 characters) to be published in the ICRS Newsletter and ON publications.

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Next Application: January 15, 2018