In memory of the contribution made by Dr Guy Rémillard to the Savoy Foundation during his tenure as a former member and former president of the Research Committee, the Rémillard-Savoy travel bursary for health care professionals (HCP) was created. Worth $2,500, it will be granted to a non-physician health care professional (nurse, psychologist, neuropsychologist, nutritionist etc.) providing care to patients with epilepsy wishing to attend in person a national or international congress to improve their expertise in the care of this clientele.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Be a non-physician health care professional practicing in a Canadian health care facility.
  • A HCP cannot receive the Prize two years in a row..
  • The bursary must be used within 2 years.

Evaluation criteria:

  • Although it is not strictly a prerequisite, priority will be given to a health care professional who is presenting an oral presentation or an abstract .
  • Quality and importance of the congress.
  • Potential for positive impact and improvement in the care of patients living with epilepsy following participation to the conference
  • Relevant experience and training in epilepsy .

Application guidelines

Any questions?