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Individual Prizes and Fellowships

Travel Awards

SfN offers travel awards to provide financial assistance for travel costs associated with SfN's annual meeting and other neuroscience-related meetings.

List of Awards


Travel awards for the SfN annual meeting:

Chapter Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Travel Awards

Financial support for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows presenting abstracts at the SfN's annual meeting, who are nominated by their local SfN chapters.

Graduate Student Travel Awards

Financial support for graduate students presenting abstracts at SfN's annual meeting.

Postdoctoral Fellow Travel Awards

Financial support for postdoctoral fellows presenting abstracts at SfN's annual meeting.

Science Journalism Student Award

Helps science journalism students cover costs associated with attending the Society's annual meeting.

SfN-IBRO International Travel Awards

Supports participation of promising young neuroscientists from lower and middle-income countries at SfN's annual meeting.

Japan Neuroscience Society Member Travel Awards to SfN Annual Meeting

Supports a travel award for graduate students or postdoctoral investigators in Japan to attend the SfN annual meetings.

FENS Member Travel Awards to the SfN Annual Meeting

Supports trainee members of the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) to the SfN annual meeting bi-annually.

Undergraduate Student Travel Awards

Provides a stipend covering annual meeting travel expenses for undergraduate students affiliated with an Institutional Program (IP) member program.

Undergraduate Brain Awareness Travel Award

Financial support for undergraduate students involved in neuroscience outreach activities to travel to SfN's annual meeting.


Travel Awards for other meetings:

FENS Forum Travel Awards

Supports participation of graduate students from the United States, Canada, and Mexico at the FENS Forum.

IBRO World Congress Travel Awards

Supports participation of graduate students from the United States, Canada, and Mexico at the IBRO World Congress.

Japan Neuroscience Society Meeting Travel Awards

Supports a travel award for graduate students or postdoctoral investigators in the U.S. to attend the Japan Neuroscience Society annual meetings.

Contact SfN

If you have questions, email awards@sfn.org or
call 202-962-4000.

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