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Society for Neuroscience Trainee Professional Development Award

“The Trainee Professional Development Award (TPDA) recognizes undergraduate and graduate students and post baccalaureate and postdoctoral scholars who demonstrate scientific merit and excellence in research. The award application is open to eligible candidates in the above categories who have submitted an approved abstract to SfN’s annual meeting….” [Read more here]. Submissions Close: May 28, 2024,…

4th Annual AnaBios Translational Research Grant

“AnaBios is committed to enabling human-focused drug discovery in areas of high, unmet medical need, including cardiac disease, chronic pain and respiratory ailments. We are pleased to announce the 4th Annual AnaBios Translational Research Grant for a net award of US $15,000. The $15,000 award of high-quality human tissue samples from AnaBios will help the…

Notice of Special Interest: Women’s Health Research

In alignment with the White House Initiative on Women’s Health Research, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is issuing this Notice of Special Interest to highlight interest in receiving research applications focused on diseases and health conditions that predominantly affect women (e.g., autoimmune diseases; depressive disorders, Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and Alzheimer’s disease-related dementias (ADRD), gender-based-violence), present and progress…

ARPA-H Sprint for Women’s Health’s new request for solutions (RFS) funding opportunity

The Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health (ARPA-H) Sprint for Women’s Health aims to address critical unmet challenges in women’s health across all demographics, geographies, and socioeconomic statuses, championing transformative innovations and tackling health conditions that uniquely or disproportionately affect women from every walk of life. The ARPA-H Sprint for Women’s Health’s new request for…

BRAIN Initiative: Research on the Ethical Implications of Advancements in Neurotechnology and Brain Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Guided by the goals established in BRAIN 2025: A Scientific Vision and reinforced by the Advisory Council to the Director Working Group on BRAIN 2.0 Neuroethics Subgroup, this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) from the NIH Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies® (BRAIN) Initiative is intended to support efforts addressing core ethical issues associated with…

Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Research Funding Opportunities

Johns Hopkins University provides a continuously updated repository of federal and private funding opportunities that are intended for graduate students, and for postdocs. The opportunities are pre-sorted chronologically and alphabetically, and can be searched by funding amount and subject matter. Click here to learn more and access the most recent file for graduate student funding…

Native Collective Research Effort to Enhance Wellness (N CREW) Program: Addressing Overdose, Substance Use, Mental Health, and Pain

This funding opportunity is part of the NIH HEAL initiative. Funding for research on chronic pain conditions, including migraine and severe headache disorders, is available. Overview The Research Need NIH held Tribal Consultations in 2018 and 2022 to seek input on research needs for addressing opioid misuse and improving pain management in Native communities. Many…
Podcast with Neil Andrews and the Vets First Podcast hosts

Migraine, Science Communications, and More: A Wide-Ranging Conversation on the Vets First Podcast

Dr. Levi Sowers and Brandon Rea, hosts of the Vets First Podcast, are joined by MSC executive editor Neil Andrews for a collaborative interview about migraine and science communications.

Seeking Applications for the 2024 G.F. Gebhart Journal of Pain Young Investigator Award

In 2017, an annual award was created to honor young investigators, The G.F. Gebhart Journal of Pain Young Investigator Award. This award is given on an annual basis, and involves a $1000 travel scholarship to attend the spring USASP Scientific Meeting, which will be held this year April 14-17 in Seattle, WA. Young Investigator Award criteria: * Applicant must be a member of…
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