Junior Investigator Research Awards (USA epilepsy)

The Junior Investigator Research Awards from the American Epilepsy Society (AES) provide direct research funding for new independent investigators in epilepsy research. Applicants must hold a a M.D., D.O., Ph.D., Sc.D., PharmD, RN, or equivalent degree. Applicants do not need to be US citizens but the research must be conducted at a US research institution. The fellowship is for 1 year and provides 50,000 USD for research costs, a 1-year complimentary AES membership and complimentary registration to the AES Annual Meeting. Applications close on January 14, 2022.


Full-application closing date: 

January 14, 2022

Grant duration:

1 year

Grant amount:

50,000 USD + complimentary AES membership and AES meeting registration

Recipient qualification:

DO, MD, PhD, PharmD

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