The MS Society UK offers stipends to attend the XIII European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease
The MS Society is the UK's leading charity dedicated to beating MS. We are committed to building and supporting the UK’s laboratory and clinical research capacity for MS through opportunities for students and junior researchers.
The MS Society is offering stipends (GBP £500) to support participation in the XIII European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease (July 8 – 11, 2017, Edinburgh, UK).
The following applicants were selected for a travel grant
- Roey Baror, Cambridge / United Kingdom
- Claire Davies, Edinburgh / United Kingdom
- George Eleftheriadis, Belfast / Ireland
- Katrin Volbracht, Cambridge / United Kingdom
Criteria for application:
Open for PhD students and postdocs
Candidates must be based at a UK University or research institution
The candidate intends to present their own contribution (poster/oral) at the 2017 Euroglia meeting
The following documents are required (by e-mail):
A cover letter detailing how their work is related to MS and what they hope to gain from attendance at Euroglia 2017.
A 1-page CV
A short letter of recommendation
Abstract of contribution (as presenting author) to the Edinburgh meeting
The deadline for stipend applications is February 1, 2017 (midnight CET), too.
Please send applications bundled to one single PDF via email with the header "Application for MS Society UK Stipend - <<your family name>>" to firstname.lastname@example.org (submissions consisting of several files will not be considered).