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8 May 2018: Come join in communicating neuroscience to general public! Be with us in the evening of 8 July for An Evening of Science Cafe. Featured talks by FENS-Kavli Scholars and its invited guests, spreaded in 10 different locations throughout Berlin will inspire discussions centered around emerging topics in neuroscience with direct relevance for society. FENS Forum 2018 attendees are highly welcome to participate in these engaging discussions. No registration required. Free drinks provided to the first 50 attendees to each of the 10 locations. Check here and download the detailed information on the locations, speakers and talks.

25 April 2018: Check the European Brain Council's "Brain Mision" document. FENS-Kavli Scholars have proudly contributed to its production

15 April 2018:  Post-doctoral position available in Ragnhildur Karadottir's lab (Cambridge, UK). Further information.

5 April 2018:  Post-doctoral position available in Tom Baden's lab (Brighton, UK). Further information.

3 April 2018: Are you a postdoc or recently appointed PI interested in setting up your own lab or in getting first-hand insights, concrete experiences and problem solving skills in starting or managing your lab?If so, don't miss the Start your lab workshop! (taking place during the FENS Forum 2018, on 10 July, 18:45-20:15). The workshop is limited to 50 participants. No registration fee envisioned.  Pre-registration and selection required. Check here the programme and submit your application to attend the workshop. Application deadline: 25 May 2018.

26 March 2018: Congratulations to Guillermina Lopez-Bendito for winning 2018 Joseph Altman Award in Developmental Neuroscience!

21 March 2018: Childcare grants at FENS Forum 2018 - Families welcome! To support the FENS 2018 attendance of ambitious young scientists with children, the FENS-Kavli Network will provide a limited number of childcare grants. Successful applicants will receive 400 Euro which can be spent flexibly on extra childcare at home, travel of kids and carer to FENS or travel of a carer to your home for childcare during the FENS Forum 2018. All attendees with dependent children are eligible. Preference is given to junior scientists and presenters. Application closed on 20 March 2018.

21 March 2018: The calls for FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence Mentoring Prize and FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence PhD Thesis Prize closed on 1 March 2018.

27 February 2018: Post-doctoral position available in Emre Yaksi's lab. Further information.

20 February 2018: The Call for Applications for the selection of 15 FENS-Kavli Scholars (2018-2022) is open. Application deadline: 10 May 2018. For detailed information and the online application form, please check the Call for Applications page.

13 February 2018: PhD position available in David Dupret's lab. Further information.

26 January 2018: Check the FENS-Kavli Scholars submitted position to The Royal Society and Wellcome Trust on the UK-EU Future Partnership Project consultation.






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FENS-Kavli Scholars: Call for Applications

The Call for Applications for the selection of 15 FENS-Kavli Scholars (2018-2022) is openFor detailed information and the online application form, please check the Call for Applications page.

Deadline for applications: 10 May 2018.