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  Travel Grant Assistance
The Malaysian Thoracic Society will provide assistance to MTS members to attend the conference.
  • The applicant must be a MTS member.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who are invited as a chairperson or taking part in the oral or poster presentation.
  • The claims should be supported by original travel and hotel receipts.
  • The applicant will have to declare all financial support obtained from other sources
    for the purpose of attending the conference, if applicable.
  • The reimbursement will be made after the conclusion of the meeting. Successful candidates would have to submit their claims not later than one month after the meeting.
Sponsorship Structure
Tier 1 Sarawak (Kuching District): Registration fee only
Tier 2 Sarawak (outside Kuching District): Registration fee + up to RM1,000 (travel
assistance and hotel accommodation)
Tier 3 Sabah: Registration fee + up to RM1,250 (travel assistance and hotel
Tier 4 Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, Negeri Sembilan, Malacca and Penang: Registration
fee + up to RM1,500 (travel assistance and hotel accommodation)
Tier 5 Peninsular Malaysia other than Tier 4: Registration fee + up to RM2,000
(travel assistance and hotel accommodation)

*Reimbursement for road travel is at the rate of RM 0.5 per km + toll charges.

The Committee of the Malaysian Thoracic Society reserves the right to decide on the award of the assistance and the successful applicants.

Click here to download the Travel Grant Application Form.

Closing Date
Please send in your application before 15 May 2012.


LFM Financial Aid to attend MTS 2012 Congress

Good news! The Lung Foundation of Malaysia (LFM) is offering financial aid for interested candidates to attend MTS 2012 Congress.

To apply, click here.