International Grants and Scholarships

International Grants and Scholarships

The AAO-HNS offers a variety of grants and scholarships to aid and encourage those who further the mission of otolaryngology on an international scale. 

International Visiting Scholarships (IVS)
For the Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO, the AAO-HNSF offers a limited number of scholarships to junior academics from developing countries (General IVS). In addition, there are scholarships from Indian ENTs (Indian IVS), a Latin American ENT (de la Cruz IVS) a woman ENT (Nancy L. Snyderman, MD, IVS), and others specifically designed.

The grant of $2,000 goes toward airfare, hotel, and other expenses. Return completed applications by May 1. To learn more, email

General IVS Guidelines and Information
General IVS Apply Now

IVS for Indians Guidelines and Information
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De la Cruz IVS para un otorrinolaringologo Latinoamericano: Guia e Informacion
De La Cruz IVS Aplicar ahora right_arrow_blue

Nancy L. Snyderman, MD for an international woman otolaryngologist Guidelines and Information
Nancy L. Snyderman IVS Apply Now


International Travel Grant to Annual Meeting


Foreign visitors studying in U.S. or Canadian otolaryngology departments
Are you a junior faculty member now studying in the U.S.A. or Canada? You may be eligible for one of five grants of up to $1,000 each to attend our AAO-HNS Foundation Annual Meeting. These grants are not available to citizens of the U.S.A. or Canada or to foreign nationals studying outside the U.S.A. Don't wait! The AAO-HNSF must receive your application no later than April 15. To apply, click here