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Malcolm Black Travel Fellowship

This biennial travel fellowship awards up to £1,000 to RCOG Members and Fellows.

The Malcolm Black Travel Fellowship was established in 1987 by Mrs Mattie Black, in memory of her husband, Dr Malcolm Black FRCOG who had died in 1986.

The purpose of the fellowship is to enable a College Member of up to 5 years’ standing or a Fellow at the time of application, to travel either to the British Isles or from the British Isles abroad, for a period of time to attend postgraduate training courses or to visit centres of research or of particular expertise within the specialty of obstetrics and gynaecology.



This biennial travel fellowship awards up to £1,000 to RCOG Members and Fellows.



This Fellowship is open to college Members and Fellows.



The award may only be used for the purpose outlined in your original application.

Travel must take place within 12 months of the award being made.


How to apply

Please complete the online application via Oxford Abstracts.

This application is hosted by Oxford Abstracts platform.

Please register for an account using your email address.

For further guidance on how to submit your application, please see Oxford Abstracts' guidance on making a submission.


How your application will judged

Your application will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Programme details
  • Objectives
  • Benefits


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