How to apply

Information for Young Internists Interested to Attend ESIM:

1. Who Can Attend

Young Internists (YIs) who have not previously attended ESIM from EFIM Member Countries who are towards the end of their training in Internal Medicine, should be under the age of 36 years, and with a good understanding of English. All Lectures and Classroom interaction will be in English.

2. How to Apply

Contact the President or Secretary of your National Society of Internal Medicine to express your interest in ESIM and include your up-to-date CV. They will advise you of the application procedure in your country and the level of sponsorship that they will provide.

Go to this page to find the National Society representatives in your Country:

3. Sponsorship

National Society Sponsorship usually includes the Registration Fee (995 and 50 Euros bus transfer) and economy rate travel expenses. The registration fee covers the cost of accommodation & food for a 6 night stay, attendance at the 1 week ESIM course with all educational material.

Upon receipt of your completed registration form, ESIM will make your hotel reservation – 6 nights stay arriving Sunday 12 June departing Saturday 18 June.

 4. Bursaries

A limited number of bursaries are available for Young Internists from low-income EFIM Member countries. This funding, provided by the Foundation for the Development of Internal Medicine in Europe (FDIME), will pay for the ESIM Registration Fees.  FDIME will consider offering a Travel grant only if the Applicant’s National Society is not able to provide the necessary financial support for travel.

Applicants must first contact their National Society of Internal Medicine to obtain a Letter of Support. The letter must also state whether or not the National Society is able to fund the applicant’s travel to ESIM. This letter must be submitted with the completed Bursary Application Form and CV.

All bursary applications will by assessed by the FDIME-ESIM Bursary Selection Committee who will award the sponsorship. Successful candidates will receive a Letter of Acceptance from FDIME.

Click download a bursary application form.

For any additional information about bursaries, please contact:
The FDIME Administrator – Email: