BGS - Therapists Study Grants

Funding to enable at least one therapist of a multidisciplinary team in the UK to undertake innovative educational experiences relevant to the special needs of older patients, eg conference attendance, visits to geriatric wards which have an innovative service approach, special programme or project for the care of older patients.

The Society offers a limited number of grants of up to £300 to qualified therapists (and therapists in training recognised by their Association or College) with an expressed special interest in the care of older patients to:

  • attend conferences, seminars and meetings of an innovative nature which will enhance their understanding and appreciation of the special needs of older patients; and/or
  • visit a geriatric ward which has an innovative service approach, special programme or project for the care of older patients.
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