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    Applications Open for Global Advocacy Seed Grants


    Applications are open for Global Advocacy Seed Grants to support neuroscience societies, groups and organizations in the Asian Pacific, African, Latin American and European regions who would like to conduct advocacy events and activities in their local areas in 2018

    These are offered as part of the IBRO-led Global Advocacy Initiative launched in 2012.

    Up to 5,000€ will be awarded for each successful proposal.

    Proposed events and activities should address the specific needs of neuroscience advocacy in the country where they are being held. They can include activities such as public lectures, brain awareness fairs, conferences, educational symposia for policymakers, educators and the public as well as videos or multimedia products to increase awareness.

    Application Deadline Extended: 19 May 2017 (11:59 p.m. CET - Europe/Paris time)

    To apply, click here.

    Please note that Global Advocacy Grants are NOT for research projects, travel grants, short stays or research/return home Fellowships.

    To learn more about the Global Advocacy Initiative, past winners and advocacy resources and ideas,
    please click here.

    IBRO would like to thank its Global Advocacy Initiative founding partners for their continued support.

    •  Australasian Neuroscience Society (ANS)

    •  Dana Foundation

    •  Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS)

    •  International Society for Neurochemistry (ISN)

    •  Japan Neuroscience Society (JNS)

    •  Society for Neuroscience (SfN)