WFNS 2018 offers 20 scholarships for Nurses to attend WFNS 2018 Neurosurgical Nursing Congress in Kuala Lumpur. Each recipient will receive the following:-


Shared accommodation for 2 nights at the selected hotel for nurses.


All applications will be evaluated by a special selection committee based on abstract review scores and financial needs.


  • Nurses all around the world.
  • Abstracts accepted for oral or poster presentation.

Applicants who have received other source of funding for WFNS Symposia 2018 will not be eligible for this scholarship. If an applicant received an offer from other sources of funding after the application of this scholarship, the applicant must write to the secretariat to withdraw from the scholarship so that the opportunity can be given to other candidates.


  • Email to or for Abstract Template and submit your abstract(s). You must at least submit one abstract to be eligible to apply for Nursing Scholarship. Please provide the following details to our email for Nursing Scholarship application:-
    • Name, Country, Institution, Current Position, Contact details (email address and mobile number)
    • Updated curriculum vitae (CV)
    • Photograph
    • Letter from Head of Department of your hospital/institution confirming your position in the department
    • Photocopy of the front page of your passport
  • Application needs to be completed before 7th July 2018 to the email address mentioned above.
  • If you have any questions, please write to and for assistance.


  1. The results of Nursing Scholarship will be announced after 10th July 2018 via email.
  2. Successful applicants will be required to pay an administrative fee of USD50 by 21st July 2018. The payment can be made online at the conference website.
  3. If the conference did not receive your complete payment of USD50 by deadline, the Organising Committee will take it that you are not attending. The scholarship will be given to the next deserving recipient.
  4. All Nursing Scholarship recipients must attend the WFNS Nursing Congress on 17th and 18th August 2018. They must also present their free paper presentations.
  5. Upon completion of the WFNS 2018 Neurological Nursing Congress, the administrative fee of USD50 will be refunded at the end of the congress. The recipient must collect their own refund after 4.00pm on 18th August 2018 from the Secretariat Counter. Representatives will not be able to collect the refund on anyone’s behalf.
  6. This scholarship is also non-transferable. If Nursing Scholarship recipient can not make it after accepting the scholarship, they must write to the secretariat before 17th July 2018. The scholarship can then be given to someone else.
  7. The Organising Committee have the right to withdraw the Nurse Scholarship without advance notice in the event of extenuating circumstances beyond their control.
  8. The Review’s Committee’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into by the reviewer in relation to their decision.