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

Applications due by October 1, 2017
Recipients will be announced November 1, 2017
Please direct all questions to memory@uci.edu or (949) 824-5193.

BrightFocus Foundation Fellowship  |  SciTechEdit International Fellowship

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 for the BrightFocus Travel Fellowship

SciTechEdit International Travel Fellowship

One (1) Travel Fellowship in the amount of US$1,500 will be awarded to a non-native English-speaking foreign scientist to travel to and present at the conference. This Fellowship is supported by a generous grant from SciTechEdit International.

Eligibility: To apply, you must be a non-native English-speaking foreign postdoctoral fellow or early career faculty member who will participate in #LEARNMEM2018 by presenting a poster, open paper talk, lightning talk or symposium talk. You must submit a proposal in order to be eligible to apply. Your proposal must be accepted to receive an award.

About SciTechEdit International:

SciTechEdit International works closely with you to help you to produce clear, well-constructed manuscripts describing your scientific, medical, and technical research findings for publication in English-language journals. They provide prepublication services, including editing, polishing, proofreading, and translation of scientific manuscripts. Click here to learn more about how SciTechEdit International can meet your prepublication needs.

Apply for the SciTechEdit International Travel Fellowship