World Burn Congress Scholarship Application

Scholarship Information

WHEN: September 12 – 15, 2018

WHERE: Grand Rapids, MI

DEADLINE: June 15, 2018

The Burn Institute’s World Burn Congress Scholarship offers sponsorship to burn survivors and loved ones to attend the conference. Scholarship funds may be used for conference registration fees, travel, accommodations and meals. These expenses are not paid directly to the attendee but are instead coordinated and paid by the Burn Institute directly to the appropriate business or institution.

Phoenix Society’s World Burn Congress

The Phoenix Society’s World Burn Congress is an annual international conference. This event brings together more than 900 burn survivors, their families, care givers, burn care professionals, and firefighters. World Burn Congress offers workshops, support for burn survivors and caregivers, as well as a forum to share stories, thoughts, and experiences. Past scholarship recipients have found this conference to be self-reflective, offering community support and personal transformation.

To learn more about the Phoenix Society and the World Burn Congress, visit