[Careers, Training, Awards and Funding] JNS-CNS Exchange Travel Award Program

Announcement of the call for the 2024 JNS-CNS Travel Award

Dear JNS members,
The 17th Chinese Neuroscience Meeting will be held in Suzhou on September 26-29, 2024.
In recent years, JNS is enhancing the relationship with the Chinese Neuroscience Society (CNS) and invites several young scientists to the Annual Meeting with travel award. Reciprocating our initiative, the CNS also welcomes Japanese young scientists to their annual meeting with travel award.
For the upcoming 17th CNS meeting in Suzhou, CNS will provide 6 travel awards, each award consisting of 1,000 USD for travel and accommodation and a waiver of the registration fee.
Here we announce a call for application for the 2024 JNS-CNS Travel Award. Applicants (students or postdocs) are requested to prepare JNS-CNS Travel Award Application as below.
  • Application Deadline:
March 4, Monday, 2024 at Noon, JST.
  • Application Materials (in English):
1. - 3. should be collated into a single file.
  1. Name, Age, Affiliation, Position, JNS membership number, and Motivation letter (250 words max. in English)
  2. One-page curriculum vitae in English that includes the following information.
  • Education and professional experience, if any: please explicitly mention the date when the applicant received (or is expected to receive) his/her Ph.D. degree.
  • Honors/awards, if any.
  • Bibliography of all peer-reviewed and invited publications, as well as meeting abstracts.
  • If you cannot fit it in one page, you can submit an additional page.
  1. An abstract in a MS Word file (within one A4 page)
  • Send application to:
The Japan Neuroscience Society <application@jnss.org>
  • Email title :
2024 JNS-CNS Travel Award Application
JNS strongly encourages our members to take advantage of the international networking opportunity between China and Japan. Please note that JNS-CNS Travel Awardees are not permitted to concurrently receive other grants related to CNS2024.
Yukiko Goda
Chair, JNS International Collaboration Affairs Committee