FENS travel grants available to attend the 17th Annual Meeting of the Chinese Neuroscience Society in 2024 (CNS 2024)

26 January 2024


26 January 2024

FENS travel grants are available to support postdoctoral fellows and PhD students to attend the 17th Annual Meeting of the Chinese Neuroscience Society (CNS 2024), which will take place from 26-29 September 2024, in Suzhou, China.

These grants – of up to EUR 1.300 each – are intended to cover the associated travel expenses of the awardees. The registration fee for the FENS travel grants awardees to the CNS 2024 is waived.

The candidates – postdocs within maximum 3 years after obtaining their PhD or PhD students – should be part of a FENS member society.  The grant recipients will have their registration fees waived and will be invited to join the Youth Forum Session. It is mandatory for grant recipients to make oral presentations and facilitate interaction, typically held on the afternoon of the first day of the CNS annual meeting.

Applications 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:

  • a FENS travel grant to attend the Japan Neuroscience meeting in 2024
  • other grants related to the 17th Annual Meeting of the Chinese Neuroscience Society. Upon selection by FENS, the awardees must submit the abstract and meet the JNS deadline of Late-Breaking Abstracts (to be determined)

Application closed on 3 March 2024

12 March 2024:

The FENS travel grants awardees are:

        • Yu-Nan Chen, Institute of Developmental Neurophysiology, Center for Molecular Neurobiology Hamburg, Germany
        • Shan Jiang, University of Oxford, UK
        • Lucas Hassib Camina, University of São Paulo, Brazil

Warm congratulations to the grant recipients!








For detailed information on the CNS 2024 meeting, please visit the 17th Annual Meeting of the of Chinese Neuroscience Society webpage.