FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence PhD Thesis Prize

Expire le 15 février 2024

The FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence PhD Thesis Prize is awarded every second year at the FENS Forum and honors a young neuroscientist for his/her outstanding PhD thesis in any domain of neuroscience.


  • the PhD must have been conducted in a FENS member country;
  • the candidate must have successfully defended the PhD thesis at the home institution;
  • at the time of the submission, no more than two years may have elapsed since the PhD was awarded;
  • the candidate must have at least one first-author manuscript published or accepted for publication. In case of a co-first authorship, the contribution of the applicant must be clearly stated on the publication, and can be further outlined in an accompanying document;
  • the candidate has to be available to attend the FENS Forum 2024 (Vienna, 25-29 June 2024)

The FKNE PhD Thesis Prize is sponsored by the FENS Committee for Higher Education and Training (CHET).

Nomination/Application Procedure

Applicants may either be nominated by their PhD supervisor, or may self-nominate.

More details

Website : https://fenskavlinetwork.org/mentoring/fkne-phd-thesis-prize/