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Molecular Neurodegeneration is pleased and proud to announce that with the support of the BrightFocus Foundation, the ICMN2020 will offer 10-15 travel fellowships totaling 10,000USD, to support conference attendance by young investigators.

Recipients of the fellowships will be announced on the ICMN2020 as BrightFocus Foundation Fellows.

Eligibility: Young Investigators are defined as graduate students or postdocs who have earned their PhD degree within the last five years. The applicant must be the presenting author of the abstract.

Amount: BrightFocus Foundation fellowships will be in the amount of a maximum of 1,000USD for intercontinental travels and a maximum of 500USD for continental travels. Travel fellowships will be distributed to recipients through a reimbursement mechanism at the conference.

Selection: The Organizing Committee will select a limited number of candidates based on the submitted abstract and credentials of the applicants.

Travel fellowship winners will be contacted by email and announced on the ICMN2020 website.  The decision by the Organizing Committee is final and cannot be appealed.

Application deadline is January 27, 2020

Announcements will be made or on around February 15, 2020

The application is contained in the abstract submission form which will open December 9, 2019 and will close January 27, 2020.