Call for Applications: Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Award for Excellent Graduate Study in Neuroscience

The Japan Neuroscience Society established Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Award for Excellent Graduate Study in Neuroscience, which is funded through Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Brain Research Promotion Fund. The Award applauds excellent graduate studies in the field of neuroscience and thereby encourages young researchers and promotes further development of research in the field.

(Target researchers)

  1. 1) Enrolled in a doctoral course or within two years after receiving the doctoral degree at the time of application deadline.
  2. 2) A study proposed for the award should be the one related to neuro/brain science and pursued during the applicant’s doctor program.

(Application)

  1. 1) The applicant shall submit an application form in accordance with the prescribed format, together with a copy of the applicant’s student identification card or that of the applicant’s Ph. D. certificate, to the Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Brain Research Promotion Fund Secretariat.
  2. 2) The PhD supervisor who supervised (or is currently supervising) the applicant’s doctoral study shall submit a recommendation letter in accordance with the prescribed format directly to the Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Brain Research Promotion Fund Secretariat.
  3. 3) Please note that the submitted application form / nomination form shall not be returned.

(Application deadline)
Application deadline: March 9th, 2018 (due NLT)

(Selection)

The applicants who have passed this first step of selection will make presentations in the Selection Session held on July 25th, 2018 at the same site where the JNS meeting will be held from July 26th.

(Mailing address for application)

<The Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Brain Research Promotion Fund Secretariat>
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Guidelines for Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Award for Excellent Graduate Study in Neuroscience

Application Form: Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Award for Excellent Graduate Study in Neuroscience

Recommendation Letter: Toshihiko Tokizane Memorial Award for Excellent Graduate Study in Neuroscience