Added on 13 September 2019

Dr Brian Gwilliam (1935 – 2011) Memorial Scholarship 2020

How to Apply

Dr Brian Gwilliam (1935 – 2011) Memorial Scholarship 

Dr Brian Gwilliam was a 1963 Palmer Graduate who spent almost fifty years dedicated to the profession.  He was a founder member of SOTO Europe, certifying as a Craniopath in 1996.  Dr Brian was made a fellow of the College of Chiropractors, gained fellowship of the College of Chiropractors Craniopathy Faculty and fellowship of the British Chiropractic Association as well as serving as President of SOTO Europe and the BCA.  In memory of his extraordinary career and dedication to the profession, SOTO Europe is sponsoring an annual scholarship in memory of Dr Gwilliam. 

What are the terms of the scholarship?

The scholarship funds the fees for two SOTO Europe seminars in the UK to be taken in one calendar year.

Who can apply?

The board of SOTO Europe invite applications from all practising chiropractors or students in their final two years, currently attending a chiropractic college in the UK or a European Chiropractic College. 

What is involved in applying for the scholarship?

Applicants are required to answer the following question in no more than 250 words.

"Why do you want to study Sacro Occipital Technic?" 

 The award will be biased towards those in need of financial assistance. Applicants must also write a short paragraph of no more than 100 words describing their financial situation.  E.g. you are self-supporting student or in your first year of practice.    Applicants should demonstrate credits and achievements at college or elsewhere in this paragraph.   

When is the deadline for applications?

Applications for Scholarship should be submitted by midnight 10th October 2019

Where do I send my application?

Applications should be submitted electronically to Each application should be sent as a MS Word Attachment.  The header must contain the Name of the applicant and the cover form attached.

Who decides the winner?

The winner of the scholarship will be decided by the SOTO Europe education committee.

When will the winner be notified?

The winner will be notified immediately after the decision has been made in order that they can attend the forthcoming January Seminar.   The winner will then be publically announced annually at the SOTO Europe AGM and Dinner.

Good luck and best wishes,    

SOTO Europe Board


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