Connecting European Neuroscience

SfN Travel Grants

Stipends are available for the Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) for FENS members in odd years.

FENS offers 10 travel grants of  1.500 each to attend the annual meeting of the SfN (Washington, 11-15 November 2017). Stipends are earmarked for FENS members.

Online application via the FENS website will be open from 2 May to 31 May 2017 (midnight CEST)

All applicants will be informed about the outcome of their application and a list of successful awardees will be published on the FENS website on by the end of June 2017.

Criteria for applicants: 

  • - a FENS member 
  • - PhD student or postdoctoral fellow working in Europe
  • - the applicant should be PRESENTING (i.e. first) author in a submitted abstract to the SfN
  • - the age limit is 35 years at the time of application.

The applicant is requested to upload the following documents during the application:

  • - 1 page CV – excluding publications (longer CVs will be truncated)
  • - Submitted poster abstract as submitted to the SfN
  • - Two short letters of recommendation