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Return Home Fellowships

Pictured above (left) is Licurgo Benemann de Almeida (Brazil), an IBRO Return Home Fellowship awardee.

You will find below general information on the IBRO/ISN Research Fellowships. Please click here to access currently open applications.

The objective of the Return Home Program of IBRO is to provide support to those researchers trained overseas who wish to return to their home countries.

Application Deadline: 1 September (online application opens approximately one month before the deadline, closing at Midnight CET of the deadline date)

Grant Amount: Up to 20,000 Euros

Eligibility Requirements: 

1. Postdoctoral fellows who have finished research training in neurosciences (including clinical research) in a center of excellence of a developed country.

2. Those willing to start up their own laboratory and/or work independently.

3. Scientists who are developing a successful basic/clinical research career in a developed country and wish to return to their country of origin or to a less developed country for personal or cultural reasons.