Our fellowship programme provides financial assistance to optometrists and students of optometry around the world who are committed to improving vision and eye care globally.
Funding for this programme is provided by the World Optometry Foundation (WOF), a not-for-profit organisation that finances the global development of optometry to improve eye and vision care and reduce avoidable blindness.
All funds raised by WOF are used to support the World Council of Optometry’s initiatives, such as this Fellowship programme.
To be eligible for a fellowship or travel bursary, applicants must:
In 2013, the programme provided:
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