Slots in NENS courses

Status: Closed

Funding body: FENS, IBRO-PERC

Application timeframe: Dependent on the selected NENS courses

Developed by FENS and IBRO-PERC, the ‘Slots in NENS courses’ programme aims to support European and non-European MSc and PhD neuroscience students to broaden their knowledge and acquire international experience by participating in short courses organised by the NENS schools.

StipendsFENS and IBRO-PERC provide 4 stipends of 750 EUR for Master and/or PhD students interested in attending the yearly awarded NENS courses. Through these stipends FENS and IBRO-PERC aim to encourage and promote international experience of students (students that are currently residing or studying in a NENS selected course are not eligible for a FENS and IBRO-PERC stipend for that specific course).

Awarded NENS courses in 2022

Developmental Neurobiology, organised by the UAM Master’s Degree in Neuroscience, Spain.

31 January-11 February, Madrid, Spain – in person

The FENS and IBRO-PERC stipend awardees to attend the Developmental Neurobiology course are:

      • Ana Beltran Arranz (King’s College London, United Kingdom)
      • Hannah Dickmänken (Maastricht University, the Netherlands)
      • Luisa Valdetaro (Federal Fluminense University, Brazil)
      • Mohammad Gol (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy)

Winter School “Ethics of Neuroscience and AI” 2022, organised by the International Master Program Computational Neuroscience, Germany

28 February – 4 March 2022 – online

ELECTRAIN – Extended Methods Course in Electrophysiology, organised by the MSc/PhD/MD-PhD Program and International Max Planck Research School Neurosciences, Germany.

2-13 May 2022, Goettingen, Germany – in person course

The FENS and IBRO-PERC stipend awardees to attend the ELECTRAIN 2022 course are:

      • Chiara Barberio (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom)
      • Dominik Kanigowski (Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Poland)
      • Danielle Galvin (University College Dublin, Ireland)
      • Alisson Pinto de Almeida (University of São Paulo, Brazil)

Neurobiology of Hearing, organised by the Neurosciences school programme, Spain.

23 May – 23 June, Salamanca, Spain – in-person course

The FENS and IBRO-PERC stipend awardees to attend the Neurobiology of Hearing course are:

      • Eugenia González Palomares (University Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
      • Ilkem Sevgili (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom)
      • Jorge Cabrera-Moreno (University of Göttingen, Germany)
      • Xiaoxuan Guo (Newcastle University Medical School, United Kingdom)

Summer School on Affective Neuroscience, organised by the International Master in Affective Neuroscience, the Netherlands.

3-8 July 2022, Leuven, Belgium – in-person course

The FENS and IBRO-PERC stipend awardees to attend the Summer School on Affective Neuroscience are:

      • Luisa de Siqueira Rotenberg (University of São Paulo, Brazil)
      • Claudia Carricarte Naranjo (University of Havana, Cuba)
      • Shao-Han Chang (National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan)

Mathematical Methods in Computational Neuroscience school, organised by the Norwegian Research School in Neuroscience, Norway

20 July – 5 August 2022, Fred Kavli Science Center, Eresfjord, Norway – hybrid

The FENS and IBRO-PERC stipend awardees to attend the Mathematical Methods in Computational Neuroscience school are:

      • Adrián Fernández Amil (Pompeu Fabra University, Spain)
      • Ljubica Cimesa (École Normale Supérieure Paris, France)
      • Juan Bautista Arenaza Manzo (National University of Cuyo, Argentina)
      • Noga Mudrik (Johns Hopkins University, United States)

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