An applicant shall be:
- A member of the Asia Cornea Society
- A corneal clinician or clinical scientist residing and practicing in any Asia-Pacific country, and satisfying the following criteria:
- Preferably to have completed 1 year of corneal fellowship or corneal subspecialty experience or corneal research in any Asia-Pacific country. Submissions are considered on a case-by-case basis and applicants are encouraged to contact the Secretariat for enquires.
- Provide a letter of undertaking to complete a two-week to one-month observership attachment to an established ophthalmic institution in the Asia-Pacific region.