The BNA is able to offer travel stipends to students and early-career members for different meetings throughout the year.  Current opportunities are as follows:


  1. Travel grants for SfN's 2021 Neuroscience meeting

Travel grants for SfN's 2021 Neuroscience meeting

BNA members are eligible for these travel grants to attend the 2021 annual meeting held by SfN, thanks to all BNA members also being members of FENS. 

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FENS (the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies) is offering 10 travel grants of 2,000 EUR each to attend the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) being held 13 – 17 November 2021 in Chicago.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicant is a FENS member (all BNA members are members of FENS)
  • Applicant is a PhD student or post-doctoral fellow working in Europe
  • Applicant has submitted an abstract for poster presentation as first author
  • Age limit is 35 years at the time of application minus any period of parental leave

The applicant is requested to upload the following documents during the application:

  • Short CV (1 page excluding publications) and list of publications in a single document
  • Poster abstract as submitted to the SfN
  • Contact details of two referees who can provide letters of recommendation
  • FENS membership ID number

See full detils and submit your application here.

Deadline for submission of applications: 15 July 2021 at noon (12 pm) CEST.

Deadline for recommendation letters: 17 July 2021.

All applicants will be informed about the outcome of their application and a list of successful awardees will be published on the FENS website in August 2021.

The amount granted will be transferred to the recipient’s bank account after presenting their ID at the FENS booth during SfN 2021.

For further information on the meeting please visit: www.sfn.org




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