[公募情報] 研究助成・渡航助成募集

JNS-FENS 科学交流促進事業 FENS Forum 2022 参加支援
Travel Award 募集開始

ヨーロッパ神経科学学会連合(FENS)と日本神経科学学会(JNS)は、広い視野を持った研究者を育成し、また研究の相互交流を促進するために、ポスドク研究員(応募締め切り日において博士号取得後3年未満)大学院生または学部学生に、1)相互の大会での発表、あるいは2)FENS主催のカハールトレーニングプログラムへの参加支援を行っております。総額最大€4,000(1,000 EURO×4名または2,000 EURO×2名)の支援を行います。JNSからのトラベルアワードは偶数年にはFENS大会へ、奇数年にはFENS主催のカハールトレーニングプログラムへの参加サポートとなります。
現在、FENS Forum 2022大会参加へのトラベルアワードの募集を行なっております。ご関心をお持ちの方は下記をお読みの上、奮ってご応募ください。
日本神経科学学会国際連携委員会委員長 合田 裕紀子
Call for Applications:
FENS Forum 2022 Travel Award
In order to promote junior scientists in early career stages and to facilitate scientific exchanges between the members of the Japan Neuroscience Society (JNS) and FENS, under the FENS-JNS agreement, JNS and FENS provide support for travel and/or accommodation costs associated with participation in respective JNS or FENS Meetings, or FENS supported Cajal training courses. Stipends of up to a maximum of €4,000 (€1,000 per person x 4 or €2,000 per person x 2) provide support for the actual travel expenses (economy flight only) and expenses linked to accommodation during the annual or biennial meetings, or the training period. This program is designed to help researchers broaden their research perspective and to encourage their research and network building in the scientific community. JNS helps and supports undergraduate or graduate students working towards a master or a PhD degree, or junior postdocs (less than three years after obtaining PhD at the time of the application deadline) to join the FENS biennial meetings in the even years, or the FENS-supported Cajal training programs in odd years.
We are now calling for the application for a travel stipend to join the FENS Forum 2022.
Application deadline:
11 January 2021
FENS Forum 2022:
9-13 July 2022: Paris, France
Eligibility criteria:
To be eligible for a stipend, the applicants must be:
  • Undergraduate or graduate students working towards a master or a PhD degree, or junior postdocs (less than three years after obtaining PhD at the time of the application deadline)
  • JNS members (for training activities in FENS member countries in odd years and for FENS meeting in even years).
Application documents:
A. Application materials
(Materials 1-3 should be combined into a single PDF file with the applicant’s name included in the file name.)
1. Material 1:
Application format
Name
Institution and Department
Address, Telephone, E-mail
JNS membership number
Gender (Male or Female) (optional)
A paragraph (200-250 words) describing what the applicant expects to achieve by attending the meeting.
2. Material 2:
A one-page curriculum vitae of the applicant, including the following information: education, the date when the applicant advanced to candidacy for the PhD, honors/awards, and publications (abstracts and articles)
3. Material 3:
A full copy of the proposed abstract (with all authors, affiliations, and abstract) to be submitted for the FENS meeting (FENS forum 2022).
Materials 1-3 should be saved together as a single pdf file, using the following file name:
‘Applicant JNS Membership ID’+’your family name’+Application.pdf.
and sent as an attachment to the following e-mail address:
Please use the header title:
Application form for JNS-FENS Travel Award.
B. A one-page letter of recommendation
(saved as:
‘Applicant JNS Membership ID’+’your family name’+Recommendation.pdf)
should be directly submitted by the advisor to the JNS application e-mail address.
Please use the header title:
Recommendation letter for JNS-FENS Travel Award.
All documents should be written in English.
Selected awardees will be asked to finalize submission of their abstract and meet the FENS acceptance deadline of Tuesday, 22 February 2021. The registration instructions will be given upon acceptance.
Yukiko Goda
Chair of International Collaboration Affairs Committee, JNS
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