We would like to share the following upcoming award opportunities from FENS and its partners that might be of interest for your society.


FENS-EJN Young Investigator Prize - Extended deadline and criteria

The deadline for application for the FENS-EJN Young Investigator Prize 2022 has been extended until 15 March 2021. The eligibility criteria have also been expanded to include individuals who received their PhDs in the past 10 years.

If you were previously unable to submit a nomination for this award, you can do so until 15 March on the FENS website.


Eric Kandel Young Neuroscientists Prize

The Eric Kandel Young Neuroscientists Prize recognises outstanding work by early career researchers in any field of neuroscience. The prize includes:

  • Prize money of € 50,000.00 for personal use,
  • A research budget of € 50,000.00 for a scientific cooperation (partnership or mentoring) which extends the laureate’s area of research,
  • The Eric Kandel Prize Lecture at the FENS Forum 2022 in Paris, France

Deadline: 1 May 2021

Further information is available of the FENS website.