SSN Travel Fellowships for Student & Postdoc Members


To apply for a travel grant, you have to log in the Member Area and apply from there.

Four application deadlines per year:

  • March 1st  
  • June 1st
  • September 1st 
  • December 1st
  • all neuroscience meetings are eligible, but preference is given to the FENS Forum and the SFN Annual Meeting
  • not more than one person per research group and meeting will be supported
  • any person will only receive one fellowship during her/his PhD, and one fellowship as a postdoctoral fellow


Selection criteria:

  • quality of the applicant (track record, letter of intent)
  • likely benefit of the meeting for the applicant and her/his research group


Fellowship amount:

  • CHF 700.- for meetings in Europe, and
  • CHF 1'500.- for meetings outside Europe.