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Green-Armytage and Spackman Travelling Scholarship

Through the generosity of the late Mr V B Green-Armytage and of the late Colonel W C Spackman, Council is able to award a biennial travelling scholarship up to £4,000 to a Fellow or Member of the College.

Eligibility and requirements

Applicants should have shown a special interest in some particular aspect of obstetrical or gynaecological practice. The donors’ wishes are that the awards should be used for the purpose of visiting centres where similar work is being carried out.


  • Travel must take place within 12 months of the award being made
  • The award may only be used for the purpose outlined in your original application
  • A detailed report (maximum 1,000 words), including pictures if necessary, must be submitted to the RCOG Awards Administrator within eight weeks after the elective

Your application will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Presentation well planned and presented
  • Relevance of project to career development in O&G
  • Level of involvement
  • References
  • Value to the NHS/local community
  • Value to personal development

Closing date for applications

Please ensure you read the guidance on submitting your application before entering any of the awards.

2018 Applications

2018 applications closed on Thursday 31 May 2018.

The winner will be notified in October 2018.


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