Subvenciones Educativas para el Cuidado
de la Salud y Microscopia de Olympus para Latinoamérica
Welcome to the
Olympus Health Care and Microscopy Grants Application Site for Latin America
Corporation of the Americas Grants Committee (?Committee?) reviews grant applications for monetary
support for genuine medical educational functions or events related to disease states, conditions
and/or treatments for which Olympus products are used. Olympus is proud of our Grants program and
the benefits that it provides to medical and microscopy communities across the Americas. We offer
the following information to clarify grant program criteria and requirements.
Our grants process is designed to
with anti-corruption and anti-bribery laws such as the United States Foreign Corrupt Practice Act, which is enforced in all of
the Latin American countries where Olympus does business.
Understanding anti-corruption laws
is quite simple: The laws of your country and the United States (where the Olympus Grants Committee
is based) prohibit companies like Olympus from making corrupt payments (or providing other items of
value, such as products) to any Government Official to obtain or retain business.
In most Latin American nations, academic medical centers and core
qualify as government entities and health care professionals, microscopists and all personnel
working for those institutions are Government Officials because of their employment relationships or
affiliations with public hospitals, public academic medical centers and core facilities. For this
reason, all applicants (health care professionals, microscopists, and any individual or personnel
acting on behalf of a Requesting Organization) must understand the following:
For additional information on anti-corruption
principles relevant in
grant-making, Please visit:
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