Ann E. Kelley Fellowship in Behavioral Neuroscience

The Ann E. Kelley Fellowship in Behavioral Neuroscience 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 (Chicago, Il, October 17-21, 2015) 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 12, 2015 to September 6, 2015. This is a competitive award; the entries will be judged by Department of Psychiatry faculty members. The winner will be notified by September 14, 2015 and a reception will be held in the HERI building classrooms on Monday, September 21, 2015 at 5pm.

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

  1. Application
  2. Abstract
  3. Personal statement of research interest (one page limit)
  4. Current CV
  5. Letter from your mentor that includes a statement of student merit

Questions can be directed to