Africa and Middle East Prizes – Call for application

The French Neuroscience Society, with the support of IBRO, offers support of 1200 euros to PhD students or young investigators from Africa or Middle East countries in order to attend the NeuroFrance 2023, to be held in Lyon, May 2023, and to visit French laboratories to search for a post-doctoral position in France.

Prior to their arrival in France, the applicants are requested to contact at least two French laboratories and set up visiting appointments. The financial support will be contingent upon proof of attendance at the meeting and confirmation of visit appointments in the French laboratories.

The following documents must be provided:

– A curriculum vitae in English (or French) which should include: the research interests, the provisional or effective year of defense and title of the thesis, publications, congresses /workshops, oral or poster presentations, prizes and grants received as well as current position

– A personal motivation letter and a supervisor recommendation letter

– A copy of the invitation letters and/or confirmation of visiting appointments by French laboratories.

Deadline for application: 10 March 2023 included.