Neuroscience

GRANTS / AWARDS / FELLOWSHIPS

Award / Funder: Diversity Research Education Grants in Neuroscience / National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Description: For educational experiences that will attract, train, and further the career development of underrepresented biomedical scientists (racial and ethnic groups, individuals with disabilities, and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds) Objective is to increase recruitment, mentoring, training and retention of diverse researchers in the scientific and technology workforce.
Deadline: September 25, 2010
Link: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-07-456.html

Award / Funder: Radcliffe Institute Fellowships
Description: Radcliffe Institute fellowships are designed to support scholars, scientists, artists, and writers of exceptional promise and demonstrated accomplishment who wish to pursue work in academic and professional fields and in the creative arts. In recognition of Radcliffe’s historic contributions to the education of women and to the study of issues related to women, the Radcliffe Institute sustains a continuing commitment to the study of women, gender, and society. Applicants’ projects need not focus on gender. Women and men from across the United States and throughout the world, including developing countries, are encouraged to apply. The Radcliffe Institute seeks to build a community of fellows that is diverse in every way.
Deadline: The deadline for applicants in humanities, social sciences, and creative arts is 1 October. The deadline for applicants in natural sciences and mathematics is 15 November.
Link: http://www.radcliffe.edu/fellowships/apply.aspx?CFID=9896908&CFTOKEN=94185560