World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO)
Through its Committee of Education and Training, supports the academic activities of the WGO La Paz Training Center, providing lectures and scholarships.»

Bolivian-Japanese Institute of Gastroenterology (I.G.B.J. La Paz)
It is headquarters of the WGO La Paz Training Center since 2005 and it is operator of training programs.

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Supports to IGBJ on training programs of WGO La Paz Training Center, providing complete scholarships to young professional specialists from Latin America.

Bolivian Society of Gastroenterology (SBG)
As a member of the WGO, it is nexus with institution that governs specialty worldwide.»


1st Period: From February 13 to June 14, 2019.
2nd. Period: From July 10 to November 15, 2019.

Note.- Scholars of the first period are entitled to partial scholarship to participate in the 15º International Course of Advances in Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy (February 13 to 15, 2019).

The application deadline is January 4, 2019.

The Selection Committee will let know the results in a personalized manner from January 11, 2019, making the respective notification to the interested applicant until Wednesday, January 16. Once notified, participants must confirm their acceptance of the scholarship by email until Friday, January 18, 2019 otherwise the scholarship will be reassigned without right to claim.