Foundation / Corporation
American Epilepsy Society (AES)
01/31/19 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Fellowships of up to $50,000 to USA qualified postdoctoral fellows conducting research in the field of epilepsy. Prior to submitting a full grant application, an LOI must be submitted. Funding is intended to support postdoctoral trainees conducting basic, translational, or clinical research into the causes, treatment, and consequences of epilepsy and the implementation of epilepsy management under the guidance of a mentor with expertise in epilepsy research.
Applicants for the postdoctoral fellowship have the option of applying for an additional travel award to attend a high-quality training course or conference to supplement the training received during their award. Priority will be given to opportunities for hands-on training experiences.
GrantWatch ID#: 184916
The fellowship award offers up to $49,000 for stipend and/or benefits, $1,000 for travel support to the AES annual meeting, as well as one year of complimentary AES membership and registration for the AES annual meeting. The number of awards granted each year is contingent upon available funds.
The American Epilepsy Society will offer additional travel awards of $2,000-$4,000 for a limited number of awardees of AES early career funding programs selected for a start-date in 2019.
The award term should be July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020. However, a delay of up to 3 months (beginning no later than October 1, 2019) in the start date is permitted if necessary.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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