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Webinar | Advances in cellular reprogramming: from stem cells to printed tissues

Jun 26, 2020

Join this webinar hosted by Mark Kotter's start-up, Bit Bio, where he and Professor Hagan Bayley from Oxford University will discuss how the lab's approach to cellular reprogramming is being used to generate reliable cell models for CNS research, including Hagan's innovative 3d cell printing technology.

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The International Neuroethics Society (INS) - Call for essays

Jun 26, 2020

The International Neuroethics Society (INS) and the International Youth Neuroscience Association (IYNA) are pleased to announce a call for submissions for the Neuroethics Essay Contest in 2020.

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Open Life Science Mentorship programme

Jun 26, 2020

The Open Life Science program helps early stage researchers and potential academic leaders in becoming Open Science ambassadors.

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COVID-19 & Mental Health Workshop | 7 July 2020

Jun 26, 2020

Cambridge Neuroscience, CATS, and the Public Health@Cambridge Network are bringing together researchers across the University tackling mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic in an interactive workshop.

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Restricted call: ESRC New Investigator Grants (internal deadline 15th June 2020)

May 7, 2020

This scheme is suitable for early career researchers who have yet to make the transition to be an independent researcher.

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The Cambridge Innovation Forum is Recruiting!

Apr 14, 2020

The Innovation Forum predominantly consists of graduate students, whose passion and specialisms include Biotech, Data science, Pharma, Policy, Med-tech and Clean-tech sectors.

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Launch of Internal funding call: COVID-19 rapid response grants

Apr 9, 2020

The University’s institutional grants for translational research and impact acceleration have come together to launch this COVID-19 rapid response cross-disciplinary funding scheme.

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Join CamBRAIN at the Virtual Journal Club

Apr 9, 2020

Join members of CamBRAIN for future interactive virtual journal clubs.

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Internal funding opportunity: GCRF QR 2020-21

Apr 3, 2020

A wide range of initiatives compliant with the UKRI Official Development Assistance (ODA) guidelines to promote the economic development and welfare of ODA eligible countries will be supported.

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Urgent call for modellers to support epidemic modelling

Mar 30, 2020

The Royal Society is coordinating a call for Rapid Assistance in Modelling the Pandemic (RAMP).

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FENS-EJN image competition

Mar 13, 2020

FENS and EJN are launching an image competition for the new FENS website. Overall winning image will also feature as the cover image on an EJN issue. Send your images!

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Neurocomputation & AI in Neuroscience

Mar 5, 2020

There are limited places available for this exciting meeting that will take place in Downing College in March.

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CANCELLED - Volunteers wanted!

Mar 2, 2020

Would you like to gain some public engagement experience at this year's Science Festival?

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POSTPONED: Cambridge Imaging Festival (CIF) 2020

Feb 25, 2020

The 2020 (3rd) Cambridge Imaging Festival (CIF) will take place on Tuesday 19 May 2020, 9am-6pm

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Social Science Impact Conference_30 March 2020

Feb 21, 2020

The ESRC IAA Steering Group warmly invites all social scientists interested in knowledge exchange, impact, and research engagement beyond the university environment to the inaugural Social Science Impact Conference.

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Charles Warlow Prize by the British Association of Stroke Physicians

Feb 21, 2020

Congratulations to Nicholas Evans (Medicine) who has been awarded the prestigious Charles Warlow Prize by the British Association of Stroke Physicians.

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1907 Trailblazer Award - Neuroscience & Mental Health

Feb 21, 2020

This new early career neuroscience and mental health research prize ($120,000 USD) targets step-change, transformational proposals that might be harder to fund through standard means.  

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Funding: 2020 CDKL5 Program of Excellence Pilot Grant Program

Feb 19, 2020

The Orphan Disease Center(ODC) at the University of Pennsylvania in collaboration with the LouLou Foundation is pleased to announce the 2020 CDKL5 Program of Excellence Pilot Grant Program. Deadline 6th March 2020.

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Funding: Ferblanc Applications for 2020 grants are now welcomed.

Feb 19, 2020

The deadline is 5pm Friday 13th March 2020. Decisions will be made by early May.

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The Cambridge Spring School 2020: Lessons from Neural Injury 1st – 3rd April 2020

Feb 19, 2020

Welcome back to the Cambridge Spring School, organised by the Department of Clinical Neurosciences at the University of Cambridge! This year’s event ‘Lessons from Neural Injury’, will explore what can be learned about disease mechanisms from clinical or experimental injury.

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Brain events at the Cambridge Science Festival - Week 2!

Feb 19, 2020

Researchers at the Cambridge Science Festival reveal latest insights into the brain in 37 different events - check out all of the events happening in week 2 of the Science Festival.

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Call for Forum Press Office Assistants at FENS 2020 (stipend)

Feb 19, 2020

Are you an early career neuroscientist, with a keen interest in science communications? We are looking for 3 Voluntary Press Office Assistants to ensure the smooth running of the Forum Press Centre. Application deadline: 16 March 2020.

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MathWorks at University of Cambridge: Machine & Deep Learning Workshop Series

Feb 19, 2020

Join Mathworks for a workshop series on Machine and Deep Learning in MATLAB - starts today!

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Brain events at the Cambridge Science Festival - Week 1!

Feb 19, 2020

Researchers at the Cambridge Science Festival reveal latest insights into the brain in 37 different events.

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CANCELLED - MEGUK 2020 - Cambridge 6-7 April 2020

Feb 19, 2020

The MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit is pleased to announce that the next MEGUK conference will be held in Cambridge (Magdalene College) on the 6-7 April 2020. 

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POSTPONED - Cambridge Neuroscience Theme Development workshops - Registration now open!

Feb 19, 2020

Cambridge Neuroscience is in the process of developing key themes cutting across discovery and translational research to represent Cambridge Neuroscience and showcase the highly collaborative and integrative character of our research community. Please have your say and join the workshops throughout Lent term. 

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FENS Forum 2020: it's time to submit your abstract!

Feb 13, 2020

There's less than a week left to submit your abstract and save on registration before the 18 February deadline!

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BNA2021: Submit your proposals now! - Extended until April 22nd!

Feb 6, 2020

In April 2021, the British Neuroscience Association will host its fifth Festival of Neuroscience, this time taking neuroscience to the seaside in Brighton, UK.

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The BNA 2021 Festival of Neuroscience call for submissions is now open!

Jan 24, 2020

In April 2021, in partnership with the UK Dementia Research Institute, and a plethora of partners societies, the British Neuroscience Association will host its fifth Festival of Neuroscience, this time taking neuroscience to the seaside in Brighton, UK.

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Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences

Jan 14, 2020

Three prizes will be awarded in any area in basic or medical life sciences, and one prize will specifically recognize advances in Parkinson’s disease or other neurological disorders.

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Rosetrees Trust 2020 Enterprise Fellowships

Jan 14, 2020

Rosetrees Trust has announced the launch of the 2020 nationwide Enterprise Fellowship Scheme. Awards are up to £180,000 over three years for Biomedical Research.

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Wellcome Diversity and Inclusion funding event

Jan 14, 2020

Members of the Wellcome Diversity and Inclusion team will be coming to Cambridge on Tuesday 21 January 2020 to talk to researchers.

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APPLY FOR A FENS TRAVEL GRANT

Jan 14, 2020

In association with the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS), Proteintech is offering 4 x £500 travel grants to attend the 2020 FENS Forum meeting in Glasgow, UK.

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The Royal Society Funding Visit – University of Cambridge, 28th of January 2020

Jan 14, 2020

The Royal Society Grants Team is visiting the University of Cambridge on the 28h of January 2020.

 

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EPSRC Visit Presentation and Q&A with John Hand

Jan 14, 2020

John Hand, Head of the Physical Sciences Theme at the EPSRC, is visiting Cambridge to present to the research community the purpose, aims and funding schemes available within EPSRC Physical Sciences.

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UK-Japan Neuroscience Symposium 2020

Jan 14, 2020

This meeting will bring together leading neuroscientists from the UK and Japan to explore exciting new techniques in Neuroscience and ways in which new technologies can be applied to solving some of the most pressing health issues of our time such as dementia and mental health conditions.

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