The FENS/IBRO-PERC Exchange Fellowships Programme from the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) and the International Brain Research Organization (IBRO) support masters, PhD students and postdoctoral neuroscientists to foster and broaden the scope of their methodological training by supporting goal-directed laboratory visits in established European laboratories. Applicants must be:
- Master or PhD neuroscience students or early postdoctoral fellows (maximum 5 years from the start of the postdoc) currently studying or working in Europe
- Members of a FENS society, individual FENS members or members of an IBRO member organisation in the Pan-Europe region
- Mandatory letter of acceptance from the host laboratory
- Letter of reference from the group leader of the home laboratory
The grant provides up to 4000 EUR for exchange duration from 1 – 3 months. Applications are assessed biannually with applications closing on April 15 and October 15.
The next applications close on October 15, 2023.