Bringing CNS Members Together to Make Children’s Lives Better


The Child Neurology Society will start accepting applications for the 2024 Bernard D’Souza International Fellowship Award October 31st. The award will sponsor two child neurologists from developing countries to attend the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Child Neurology Society Meeting in San Diego, CA. The meeting is scheduled to be held November 11-14, 2024. The purpose of the award is to promote child neurology in developing countries.

Award notification will be emailed on or after June 30, 2024. 

Submit an application online thru April 30, 2024. Applicants will be required to upload a CV and up to three letters of recommendation. 


  • Applicant trained in a low-income or middle-income country
  • Applicant is practicing child neurology in an academic environment in a low-income or middle-income country
  • Applicant should prepare a scientific poster in English to present at the annual meeting
  • Preference will be shown to applicants less than age 45 years, practicing in a poor resource setting.