mardi 15 septembre 2020

The Autism Science Foundation 2020 Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards & Medical Student Gap Year Research Training Awards

The Autism Science Foundation invites applications for its Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards from graduate students, medical students and postdoctoral fellows interested in pursuing careers in basic and clinical research relevant to autism spectrum disorders.

Autism Science Foundation will make a number of awards determined by its available financial resources.
The term of the award will be a period of one year and will include:
For predoctoral and medical students: $25,000
For postdoctoral students: $35,000

This award cannot be used to cover tuition payments. No portion of these funds shall be used to cover indirect university costs.
Applications Due: Monday, December 2, 2019 5:00 pm EST Anticipated project start date: July 1, 2020 – September 15, 2020
U.S. citizens enrolled in universities inside or outside of the United States are eligible to apply. Non-US citizens enrolled in universities based inside or outside of the U.S. are also eligible to apply.

jeudi 01 octobre 2020

The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds: PhD fellowships

The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds awards PhD fellowships to outstanding junior scientists who wish to pursue an ambitious PhD project of approximately 3 years in basic biomedical research in an internationally leading laboratory.
The fellowship comprises a competitive monthly stipend that is initially granted for 2 years and that can be extended for up to another 12 months.

Deadlines of application: 1 February, 1 June, 1 October of each year.

More information:

jeudi 01 octobre 2020

Le Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la nature et les technologies (FQRNT) : bourses de recherche postdoctorale (B3X)

Le FQRNT attribue des bourses de 30 000 $ aux postdoctorants. La durée minimale de la recherche postdoctorale est de six mois et la durée maximale est de 24 mois.

La recherche postdoctorale doit être effectuée dans un autre établissement que celui qui a décerné le doctorat. Les milieux d'accueil hors du Québec internationalement reconnus sont privilégiés.

Pour bénéficier d'une bourse de formation, il faut avoir la citoyenneté canadienne ou la résidence permanente au sens de la Loi sur l'immigration et la protection des réfugiés (L. C. 2001, ch. 27) et être domicilié au Québec au sens de la Loi sur l'assurance maladie du Québec.

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mercredi 14 octobre 2020

Postdoctoral Individual National Research Service Award:

PAR-20-021: NINDS Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) for Training of Postdoctoral Fellows (F32 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Application Due Date(s):
February 11, 2020, June 9, 2020, and October 14, 2020, February 11, 2021, June 9, 2021, October 14, 2021, February 9, 2022, June 8, 2022, and October 11, 2022.
Expiration Date: January 8, 2023

jeudi 15 octobre 2020

Fondation de France : Bourse d'étude sur la maladie d'Alzheimer de la Fondation Philippe Chatrier

La Fondation s'attèle à financer les projets de recherche sur les traitements, mais aussi sur le diagnostic précoce de la maladie d’Alzheimer : pour que les traitements nouveaux soient efficaces, il faut qu'ils soient administrés dès les premiers stades de la maladie.

Critères d’attribution :

  • Etre chercheur post-doctorant
    • Travailler sur la maladie d’Alzheimer
    • Priorité à ceux souhaitant passer un an dans un laboratoire à l’étranger


Date limite : 15 octobre 2020

mercredi 21 octobre 2020

Paris Region Fellowship Programme (European co-fund): Call for proposals

The Paris Region Fellowship Programme (ParisRegionFP) is a EU co-funded Marie Sklodowska Curie Action (MSCA) in the frame of the European Commission H2020 programme that will strengthen the research capacity and international influence of the Paris Region, in France.

The two main challenges of the 5-year programme starting in January 2021 are:

  • Recruiting a total of 52 international leaders of all nationalities at post-doctoral positions in research and innovation, covering a large panel of disciplines
  • Providing intersectoral mobility, specifically created professional training and career development measures for these experienced researchers

The first call with a deadline in October 21, 2020 will recruit 26 researchers for 2-year post-doctoral fellowships.

In compliance with the Marie Sklodowska-Curie mobility rule: applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in France for more than 12 months in the last three years before the call deadline e.g. October 21st, 2020 for the 1st call. The applicant is asked to certify this in the Application Form.

If your subject of research belongs to one of the 13 “Domains of Major Interest” labels endorsed by the Paris Region (including the DIM ELICIT core technologies or end-user applications), you are concerned and you can find out further information on the Région Île-de-France webpage:

You can directly apply here:

samedi 31 octobre 2020

The Branco Weiss Fellowship – Society in Science

The fellowship is designed for postdocs at home in sciences, engineering and social sciences who are willing to engage in a dialogue on relevant social, cultural, political or economic issues across the frontiers of their particular discipline.
The Branco Weiss Fellowship is designed to support postdoctoral researchers after their PhD and before their first faculty appointment. Those in current postdoctoral positions are also eligible.

More information: