Travel awards for the EBBS/EBPS meeting in Verona, Italy, September 12-15, 2015

Dear EBPS members,


In order to attend our biennial meeting which will be held in Verona, Italy, 12-15 September 2015, as a Joint Meeting with the European Brain Behavioural Society (EBBS), we offer




Award winners will receive a cash award of € 500. In addition, each successful recipient will also receive a special Travel Award certificate.


Applicants have to be PhD students or post-doctoral fellows with EBPS Student Membership at the time of registration for the Verona meeting.

To apply for EBPS Student Membership, please use this link. Acceptance of membership will be decided on within a week.


Applications for the Travel Fellowship should include:

- A copy of the abstract identical to the one submitted to the meeting. Please note that the applicant must be first author.

- One-page CV.


Applications should be sent by email to the Treasurer of EBPS (treasurer@ebps.org) by the 30th April 2015.


1 or max 2 short reference letters (no more than 1 page in length), pointing out your role in research. The referee(s) should send this letter directly by e-mail to treasurer@ebps.org


The award winners will be announced on the EBPS meeting web-site by May 15th, 2015.

The awards will be presented at the Meeting in Verona. 

EBPS Biennal Meeting Joint EBPS-EBBS Meeting

September, 12-15 2015 - Verona, Italy





Please go to the Joint Meeting website:



for Abstract submission:

Open [Presenter] and carefully read the instructions


for Registration:

Open [Attendees] and then [Registration]




Deadline for Early Registration: June 30th  2015

Deadline for Abstract Submission: May 31st  2015 

[Response  before 15th  June 2015]

Deadline for Travel Award: April 30th  2015

Members and non-members, in particular young students, are invited and encouraged to contribute to the scientific program by submitting abstracts for poster presentation or as oral presentation for Mini Symposia. Twenty-four abstracts will be selected as oral communications (10 min + 5 min Q&A) to be allocated to Mini-Symposia sessions.


We look forward to receiving your contributions.

Travel awards for young researchers will be available soon on this website.

Check the website for further announcements and calls.

2015 Membership

Dear EBPS Member,

This is to remind you that it is time to renew your membership for 2015.  Membership of EBPS is currently €64 and will provide you with a number of benefits:


Free membership of FENS,

Free online access to European Journal of Neuroscience

Eligibility to apply for bursaries to attend EBPS workshops and biennial meetings (subject to age and status)

Eligibility to submit symposium proposals for future biennial meetings

Eligibility to nominate, and to be nominated, to the EBPS Distinguished Achievement Award and the EBPS Young Scientist Award

Reduced registration fees for the 2015 EBPS-EBBS Joint Meeting in Verona, Italy and other biennial meetings

Reduced registration fees for EBPS workshops

EBPS - Weizmann Institute - Haifa U WORKSHOP



"Stress, PTSD & Psychiatric Disorders"


Rehovot, Israel.



Dear conference participants,

Due to the ongoing conflict in Gaza and the uncertainty with the flight schedules to Israel during the conflict we have decided to postpone the conference. The new dates of the conference are,

May 3-4, 2015.

We have confirmation of participation from our plenary speakers, Eric Nestler and Kerry Ressler and most other invited speakers.

The updated programme is available by clicking here.

We hope to see everybody at the May meeting.

Best wishes,
Rony, Alon, Gal, and Yavin