Application - module I:
"Observational training with experts"

Application - module I: "Observational training with experts"

Grant benefits:

  • Successful candidates for Module II are awarded the sum of €1,300* to support costs incurred.
  • After successful completion of the Module, the ESGE Module I Fellowship Grant certificate will be issued to grantees.

* Grantees visiting host units in Japan will be awarded €2,000 to support the increase of travel costs.


  • Applicants must be below the age of 40 as of January 1, 2023.
  • High proficiency in either English, French or German is essential
  • Completed application form (ESGE Individual Membership ID required)
  • Certification that the applicant is qualified in endoscopic diagnostics
  • Certification of myESGEtutor module (a requirement for training in the corresponding field of procedures. Please check the catalog of myESGEtutor modules and complete accordingly)
  • Reference from your current employer in English
  • A complete curriculum vitae in English, no longer than 2 pages (CV)

Insurance: Applicants should have their own private health insurance. Experience has shown that most doctors are able to travel with a standard holiday visa which should be organised by the applicant prior to departure.


  • November 15, 2022: Application process opens
  • June 1, 2023: Application deadline
  • August 31, 2023: Notification of winners

How to apply for Module I:

  • Download the ESGE Official Training Centres booklet here
  • Read this booklet thoroughly in order to choose your most preferred training unit
  • Complete the online application form
  • Attach the required documentation before submitting your application