Call for Applications: Japan Neuroscience Society Young Investigator Award 2014

The Japan Neuroscience Society has commenced its call for applications for 2014 the Japan Neuroscience Society Young Investigator Award. Young researchers who earned their degree within the past 10 years are eligible to apply. However this latter requirement may be reconsidered when research activities were ceased because of pregnancy and child-rearing in this 10 year period. Details regarding this award are provided below. Regulations related to the call for applications can be found in this issue or at the society’s website. We look forward to receiving many applications.

Send 10 copies each of the following five documents to the Japan Neuroscience Society Young Investigator Award Selection Committee (Japan Neuroscience Society, Attention: Keiko Yamane, 9F, Hongo Building, 2-2 Hongo 7-chome, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033 JAPAN).

(1)Application form: one in accordance with the prescribed format and with a recommendation by a member (regular members only). The format can be downloaded from the society’s website. (2) curriculum vitae with a list of awards received. You may include the information about maternity leave due to your pregnancy and child-rearing. (3) offprints (copies of proof sheets for papers being printed) of research articles (three or less) related to the theme for which the application is being made.

Closing date for applications
March 1, 2014 (postmark deadline)
(The submitted manuscripts will not be returned)

Japan Neuroscience Society Young Investigator Award Rules and Regulations
Japan Neuroscience Society Young Investigator Award Application Form (MS Word)