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Boehringer Ingelheim FENS Research Award 2020

This award is sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim and is announced by the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies.
The award is given in recognition of outstanding and innovative scientific work from all areas of neuroscience research. The personal prize amounts to 25,000 EUR.
Candidates may either apply themselves or be proposed by a fellow neuroscientist. Candidates must be under 40 years of age (<40) and either be of European origin or affiliated with a European institution.
The Boehringer-Ingelheim FENS Award is presented during the FENS Forum of European Neuroscience. The prize winner gives a special lecture at the meeting.

Boehringer Ingelheim FENS Research Award 2020

Award for outstanding and innovative scientific contributions in any area of neuroscience research. 

Personal Prize 25 000 €.

Applications will open on 1 April 2019.

Candidates may either apply themselves or be proposed by a fellow neuroscientist. Candidates must be under 40 years of age and either be of European origin or affiliated with a European institution.

The award will be presented in Glasgow during the 12th FENS Forum of European Neuroscience (11 – 15 July 2018). The prize winner will be asked to give a special lecture at the meeting.

Deadline for applications is 31 May 2019.

Applications should include the following documents:

  • Short CV
  • List of publications
  • Short summary of the main research topic documented by key publications
  • Brief outline of the subsequent research project the prize money would support
  • Names and email addresses of two key scientists in the field willing to write a letter of recommendation on request

Please submit your application via the FENS website.

Previous Awardees:

Stanislas Dehaene (France)       
Pascal Fries (Germany)                                    
Judit Makara (Hungary)
Isabelle Mansuy (Switzerland)
Fekrije Selimi (France)                   
Gaia Novarino (Austria)
Zoltan Nusser (Hungary)
Ilka Diester (Germany)                   
David Dupret (UK)            

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