International Brain Stimulation Early Career Award

Deadline: 1 March 2021

The International Brain Stimulation Early Career Award will be given for the first time at the 2021 Kyoto meeting. This award recognizes the impact on the field of neuromodulation of an individual early in their career.  The awardee must be 15 years or less since last academic degree or fellowship, and will be selected on the basis of outstanding contributions to the field of brain stimulation, whether in basic, translational and/or clinical research.  

Applicants should submit a synopsis of their contributions (≤ 600 words), a list of 5 most important references relevant to the field of brain stimulation, and 2 letters of support from outside their institution. All submissions will be electronic and submitted to the email address, intbrainstim@gmail.com, with the subject line  “2021 International Brain Stimulation Early Career Award”.  The awardee will be invited to present a plenary lecture at the Kyoto meeting, and will receive a certificate, travel expenses, and a cash prize.  The deadline for receipt of applications is 1 March 2021.

For all awards, recipients are selected by the Senior Editors and Deputy Editors of Brain Stimulation: Basic, Translational and Clinical Research in Neuromodulation, with consideration given to the diversity of the meeting. The financial aspects of these awards are supported by Elsevier Inc.