The Child Neurology Society is now accepting applications for the 2017 Bernard D’Souza International Fellowship Award. Two child neurologists from developing countries will be selected to attend the 46th Annual Meeting of the CNS as D’Souza Fellows. Following the meeting, D’Souza fellows will spend one week visiting a selected training program in North America before returning home. The purpose of the award is to promote child neurology in developing countries.


Expenses Covered

•  CNS Annual Meeting registration fee waiver
•  Round-trip coach fare originating and ending in home country with in-between flights to/from Kansas City, MO and a single host training program. Travel will be arranged through CNS designated travel agent.
•  Hotel room nights at CNS Annual Meeting and up to one-week at host training program in a CNS-designated hotel.
•  Standard per diem payment for up to five days in Kansas City, MO and seven days in host training program city (including transportation to and from airport).
•  Award recipient will be responsible for all other expenses
•  Applicant trained in a developing country
•  Applicant is practicing child neurology in an academic environment in a developing country
•  Applicant should be prepared to present a scientific paper in English
•  Preference will be shown to applicants less than age 45 years.
To apply: