The aim of the awards is to encourage medical students and junior doctors to explore occupational medicine as a specialty and its relevance to practise in all fields of medicine. Fellowship awards can contribute to living and/or travel expenses up to £2,000.
FOM is able to offer introductions to organisations which offer electives both in and outside the UK. Alternatively, applicants are invited to set up their own elective.
Eligibility criteria for the electives
Applications for Corporate Health Fellowships should be made on this application form, while Applications for ExxonMobil Fellowships should be made on this application form. Both rounds of applications will be assessed by a Panel chaired by the FOM Registrar.
When making an application, you should:
Successful candidates will be required to submit a report detailing the activity for which they received funding and the extent to which their educational goals were met. It is helpful to consider the occupational health aspects of your elective when writing your report.
The report will be shared with our membership.
Decisions are usually made within 5-6 weeks; therefore please allow sufficient time before the study experience/visit to submit your application.
The deadline for the 2017 Exxon Mobil prize is Monday 6 March, 5pm.
Applications should be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.