Ann E. Kelley Fellowship in Behavioral Neuroscience

Travel Award

The Ann E. Kelley Fellowship in Behavioral Neuroscience Travel Award honors the legacy of Dr. Kelley and supports the training of future generations of Behavioral Neuroscientists that embody her passion for understanding the brain with the ultimate goal of using this knowledge to reduce human suffering. The UW Department of Psychiatry invites University of Wisconsin graduate students presenting a paper or poster relevant to behavioral neuroscience at the Society for Neuroscience’s (SfN) annual meeting (San Diego, California, November 9 - 13, 2013) to apply for the Ann E. Kelley Travel Award. The winner will receive an award of $600 to assist with travel expenses. Applications will be accepted from August 15, 2013 to September 16, 2013. This is a competitive award. The entries will be judged by Department of Psychiatry faculty members.The winner will be notified by October 8, 2013.

Please submit your application to balchen@wisc.edu in the form of one PDF file that contains the following documents in this exact order:

  1. Application PDF document or Word document
  2. Current CV
  3. Abstract for the paper or poster you will be presenting
  4. One page personal statement of research interest
  5. A letter from your mentor that includes a statement of student merit

Questions can be directed to balchen@wisc.edu.