BNA credibility bursaries

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The BNA is able to offer support to students and early-career members to help them attend meetings where they can gain knowledge and skills to help make their research as credible as possible.

These bursaries are made possible through the funding provided for the campaign by the Gatsby Foundation, and are open to both members and non-members.

BNA credibility bursaries

The BNA is able to offer support to cover travel costs for postgraduate researchers and ECRs to attend events that will help to strengthen the credibility of their work. There would be an expectation that recipients would fully participate in the event, and be able to demonstrate how the event will be of benefit.

We’re delighted to be able to offer support as follows:

Who is eligible?

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

What these won’t fund

These bursaries are aimed at enabling neuroscientists to attend events and training specifically relating to credible research practices, such as reproducibility.

These will not cover attendance for general neuroscience event (e.g. the BNA Festival of Neuroscience, SfN, FENS Forum etc) without an explicit demonstration of how this will contribute to credibility in neuroscience. For general neuroscience events, check out the BNA’s other bursaries and grants on the BNA website.

How to apply

Apply now via our online form.

Posted on 22/06/2023