NINDS requests applications for training in computational neuroscience. This announcement is affiliated with the NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research.
The NIH Blueprint is a framework to enhance cooperative activities among 16 NIH Institutes, Centers, and Offices that support research on the nervous system.
The goal of this initiative is to establish new research education and training programs in computational neuroscience, and to support the continuation of meritorious existing programs for undergraduate and predoctoral students. Applicants also may propose to develop a short course or summer courses that can be open to scientists at any stage of their career from the grantee institution as well as other institutions.
Letters of Intent Due December 13, 2010
Applications Due January 13, 2011
Potential applicants should contact Dr. Susan Volman, program director, Division of Basic Neurosciences and Behavioral Research, NIDA, at 301-435-1315 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or Dr. Mimi Ghim, deputy research training coordinator, Office of Science Policy and Communications, NIDA, at 301-402-1918 or email@example.com. For more information visit http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DA-11-005.html.