- Applications will be separated into four program regions: Latin America, Africa, Asia, and Central and Eastern Europe.
- Two candidates from each region will be selected to participate in the program.
The Review Committee will use the following criteria during the selection process:
- Demonstrated commitment to improving microbiology education;
- Leadership capacity to transmit knowledge to colleagues in home country;
- Institutional commitment to improving microbiology education;
Incomplete applications or applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered.