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International Attendees

SGO welcomes the world to Chicago, Illinois, USA. As you plan your trip to attend the 2015 SGO Annual Meeting, you are strongly encouraged to apply for a visa as early as possible. Please contact SGO’s meeting department via email at to obtain an official letter of invitation. We look forward to seeing you at the 2015 SGO Annual Meeting!

2015 SGO International Scholar Travel Grants

The Society of Gynecologic Oncology offers three (3) International Scholar Travel Grants to assist multidisciplinary early career professionals involved in the prevention, research, treatment or care of gynecologic cancers.

The 2015 award winners have been chosen and announced. If you have questions, please email

If you have any other questions regarding the Travel Grant Scholarship Program, please contact Kristin Belleson, Director of Membership Engagement and Services, at 00 1 (312) 235-4058.

Visa Information for International Attendees

Detailed information about obtaining a visitor visa to the United States can be found on the U.S. Department of State’s visitor visas web page. Learn more about the Visa Waiver Program, a program allowing citizens of participating countries to travel to the United States without a visa for stays of 90 days or less, when they meet certain requirements.

If you are a first-time attendee of a SGO Annual Meeting, you are encouraged to arrive in the USA by Thursday, March 26, 2015, to attend a first-time attendee orientation. Learn more about SGO and the offerings it provides to members.