The guidelines to be followed for the selection are as follows:

  • Each member NS to nominate TWO YGAs

    Applicants for the 2023 Fellowship must:

    • be 40 years old or younger
    • be able to communicate fluently in English
    • hold a postgraduate degree in obstetrics and gynaecology

    • be engaged in a research project in oncology

    • be able to present an oral communication or poster at the XXIV FIGO

      World Congress of Gynecology and Obstetrics to be held 9–12 October

      2023 in Paris, France

    • be able to attend a residential centre of excellence in gynaecologic

      oncology in Paris from 2–6 October 2023

Please note

  • Only proposals that are in the field of gynaecological oncology will be

    considered and sent to our assessors.

  • Your application should include a description of how your community,

    district, region or country will benefit from the work proposed.

  • FIGO will prioritise applicants who undertake the majority of their work

    in the public sector.


Please note that applications must be made in English. After selection, candidates have to send soft copies of the following documents.

Scanned copies of:

  • a valid passport
  • a medical degree
  • a postgraduate degree
  • translation into English of all degree certificates (where applicable). If you cannot send scanned copies,
    • A letter of recommendation from a head of department.
    • A summary of a free communication to be presented at the FIGO World Congress on a subject related to gynaecologic oncology.

The deadline for submission of applications is 27th April 2023.

Kindly note that nominations received after this date will not be considered.

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With kind regards,