MTS Congress 2018 Travel Grants


The Malaysian Thoracic Society will offer 30 travel grants for above event. The due date of application will be on 12th June 2018 (Tuesday).​


Criteria for Application of MTS Education and Travel Grant – Local

a.      The applicant must be a MTS member with an active membership.

b.     All members (except the respiratory trainees) are only entitled to receive this grant once per year from the Society. The trainees are allowed to receive twice a year.

c.      Priority will be given to applicants who are invited as a chairperson or are taking part in the oral or poster presentation.

d.     The claims for reimbursement should be supported by original travel and hotel receipts.

e.      Applicants must declare all other financial supports received to attend this congress (if relevant).

f.      The submission of reimbursement claim must be made not later than 30 days after the conclusion of the event.



The sponsorship structure for MTS Congress 2018 which will be held in Kuantan is as follows:

Tier 1

Kuantan and surrounding district

Registration fee only

Tier 2

Rest of Pahang and East Coast States

Registration fee + up to RM1,000 (travel assistance and hotel accommodation)

Tier 3

Penang, Perak, Kedah, Perlis, Wilayah Persekutuan, Selangor, Melaka, Johor and Negeri Sembilan

Registration fee + up to RM1,500 (travel assistance and hotel accommodation)

Tier 4

Sabah, Labuan and Sarawak

Registration fee + up to RM2,000 (travel assistance and hotel accommodation)