Latest News

news post image

FENS supports the African Society of Neuroscientists meeting 2021 (SONA)

23 June 2021

FENS provides support in the form of travel grants of up to € 1.000 each (for in-person attendance) or waived registrations (for virtual attendance) to facilitate young investigators (MSc to Postdoc level)’ attendance to SONA conference 2021 (27-30 October 2021, Accra, Ghana). The candidates should reside in… Read More

Kavli logo

Amy Bernard joins The Kavli Foundation as Director of Life Sciences

16 June 2021

FENS would like to congratulate Amy Bernard on her nomination and is looking forward to continuing its excellent collaboration with the Kavli Foundation. As Director of Life Sciences at The Kavli Foundation, Dr Bernard will set the strategic vision for the life sciences programme and leverage the synergies with the… Read More

The Value of Treatment for Brain Disorders: Case Studies on Rare Diseases & Mental Disorders present findings at Synthesis Meeting

08 June 2021

The Value of Treatment for Brain Disorders (VOT) is a health economics and outcomes research project coordinated by the European Brain Council (EBC). EBC conceptualized the Value of Treatment research framework to address the increasing burden of brain disorders – both neurological and mental alike. Budgetary restrictions across the EU are… Read More

news post image

NENS Exchange Grants: live online session

07 June 2021

Ask your questions! Are you a Master or a PhD student located in Europe? Would you like to spend from 1 to 3 months in another European lab to learn a new technique? Exchange grants of up to 3.000 EUR are available for this purpose. Join the NENS… Read More

EJN logo image

FENS EJN Award Recipient 2022 announced

26 May 2021

The FENS EJN Award 2022 has been awarded to Professor Michal Schwartz (Israel) for her outstanding career in the area of neuroimmunology. Learn more about Professor Schwarz’s work. [...] Read More

Gruber Foundation logo

2021 Gruber Neuroscience Prize Recipients announced

05 May 2021

Neuroscientists Christine Petit and Christopher A. Walsh Share $500,000 Gruber Neuroscience Prize for Pioneering Discoveries Regarding the Genetic and Molecular Mechanisms Behind Neurodevelopmental Hereditary Disorders. [...] Read More

news post image

Statement from FENS on the passing of Prof. Dr István Ábrahám

27 April 2021

We were deeply saddened to hear of the sudden death of Prof. Dr István Ábrahám, esteemed President of the Hungarian Society of Neuroscience. Professor Ábrahám was a valued member of the European neuroscience community and we would like to extend our sincere condolences to his family, friends and the wider… Read More


Mark your calendars: upcoming FENS society meetings

23 April 2021

From EBBS to the Slovenian Neuroscience Association, FENS Member Societies are holding their annual meeting in 2021! Check this article and mark your calendars with upcoming opportunities for you to learn, share your work and meet your peers! [...] Read More