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FENS offers travel grants for the Annual Meeting of Japan Neuroscience Society in 2017

08 December, 2016 in FENS News

FENS provides travel grants to help young investigators, PhD or MSc students to attend the 40th Annual Meeting of Japan Neuroscience Society (Neuroscience 2017: Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan, 20-23 July).

These grants - of up to € 1.400 each - are intended to cover the associated travel expenses of the awardees. The registration fee for the travel awardees to the Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society in 2017 is waived. 

The candidates (PhD, postdocs within 2 years after they obtained the PhD and /or MSc students) should be members of a FENS society.

Application must include:

  • Short CV (two page maximum)
  • Abstract as presenting-first author (up to 400 words)
  • One short letter of recommendation
  • Candidates should not be the recipients of other grants related to the 40th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society. Upon selection by FENS, the awardees must submit the abstract and meet the JNS deadline of February 15, 12:00 noon (JST).

Applications closed 2 February 2017.

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The travel grant awardees to attend the JNS meeting in 2017 have been selected.

Warm congratulations to the four grant recipients!

The FENS travel grants awardees (listed in the alphabetical order) are: - Kenta Hagihara (Friedrich Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland)- Nikolaos Karalis (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Planegg-Martinsried, Germany)- András Szőnyi (Laboratory of Cerebral Cortex Research, Institute of Experimental Medicine of the Hungarian Academy of Science, Budapest, Hungary)- Gido van de Ven (MRC Brain Network Dynamics Unit, University of Oxford, UK)

For enquiries, please contact chet@fens.org

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