LEARNMEM2018 is excited to offer the following fellowships to support students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty participating in the conference.

Recipients will be announced October 1, 2017 and will be awarded at the conference.
Please direct all questions to memory@uci.edu or (949) 824-5193.

BrightFocus Foundation Travel Fellowship

Three (3) Travel Fellowships in the amount of US$1,500 each will be awarded to researchers studying Alzheimer's disease. These Fellowships are supported by a generous grant from the BrightFocus Foundation.

Eligibility: To apply, you must be a graduate student, postdoctoral fellow or early career faculty member (within 7 years of terminal degree) who will participate in #LEARNMEM2018 by presenting a poster, open paper talk, lightning talk or symposium talk focusing on Alzheimer's disease. You must submit a proposal in order to be eligible to apply. Your proposal must be accepted to receive an award. Women, underrepresented minorities, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

About BrightFocus Foundation:

BrightFocus is a nonprofit organization that supports research to end Alzheimer’s disease, macular degeneration and glaucoma. BrightFocus is at the forefront of brain and eye health, advancing early-stage, investigator-initiated research around the world. BrightFocus also provides educational materials to people affected by or interested in these diseases, empowering them to take action for themselves and others. Click here to learn more about BrightFocus Foundation.

Apply to the BrightFocus Travel Fellowship