Call for 2020/2021 Fellowship Applications

The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery is delighted to announce nine Fellowship grants, each worth € 6.000.
The Fellowship consists of a three month training programme in minimally invasive surgery, hosted by major centers located in Europe and the United States. The aim of the Fellowship is to provide exposure to expertise in minimally invasive surgery and for the Fellow to be involved in clinical, educational and research activities at the host institution.

Host institutions: click here for a complete overview of the host institutions and their requirements.

Who can apply

Applicants must hold a medical degree, less or 40 years of age at the application deadline, hold a general surgery certification and be a member of EAES.

Not a member? Quickly apply and take advantage of this great opportunity. Use this link for the membership application and click here for detailed information on additional benefits as a member.
We hope to welcome you as a new EAES member soon & in time to apply for the fellowship call 2020.

Application deadline:  15th of May 2020.

Fellowship unfolding period:  1st October , 2020 – 1st April , 2021 (depending on the availability at the allocated centre).

How to apply for this unique opportunity

Click on this link to complete and submit the online application form.

For any questions, please send an email to

Fellowship Grant Winners 2019/2020

The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery is delighted to announce the winners of the nine Fellowship grants, each worth EUR 6000.

The recipients are:

Maria Coats

From: United Kingdom

Host institution:

Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Orestis Ioannidis

From: Greece

Host institution:

IRCAD-IHU University of Strasbourg, France
Roxana-Maria Livadariu

From: Romania

Host institution:

Assuta Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
Zlatan Mehmedovic

From: Bosnia-Herzegovina

Host institution:

Radboud UMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Radu Mihail Mirica

From: Romania

Host institution:

Hospital Santpau Barcelona, Spain
Mushegh Sahakyan

From: Armenia

Host institution:

Virgen del Rocio, Sevilla, Spain
Denys Yevtushenko

From: Ukraine

Host institution:

VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Valon Zejnullahu

From: Republic of Kosovo-Pristina

Host institution:

Chirurgia Generale Seconda – Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy