Student Bursaries

ISPO UK MS is committed to encouraging student participation at its events through the provision of student bursaries. With generous sponsorship provided by Coapt three bursaries are now available to attend TIPS 2019 at the fabulous Lowry theatre, in Manchester. The bursary will cover the cost of student conference registration on Wednesday 20, Thursday 21 and Friday 22 March 2019 plus TIPS Conference Dinner on Thursday 21 March 2019.

Criteria for Application for TIPS2019 Student Bursary

Applicants must be students currently registered on an accredited undergraduate or postgraduate degree course relating to the fields of prosthetics and orthotics. Please note that this opportunity is open to students from any country.

Application process

Written applications or no more than 250 words should be forwarded by e-mail to and should address the question:

"Why I would benefit from attending the TIPS/ISPO/BACPAR conference?"

The application should be accompanied by a 50-100 word endorsement from one of their course tutors or supervisors.

Successful applicants will be expected to submit a written report of approximately 500 words to ISPO UK (including images) of their experience at TIPS 2019, for publication in the ISPO UK e-bulletin and website post-event.

The closing date for student bursary applications is Friday 8th February 2019.